Category Archives: Ancient Egypt

The illusion of power

There were those who walked the earth who looked not into the eyes of Nut, but whose ears were caught by the whispering hiss of Apep on the threshold of dream. There were some who, looking into his eyes, were … Continue reading

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Dear Don XLVII

Dear Don, I have to point out that the precise origin of ‘your ‘slug trails are probably more unmentionable than the ones I am currently dealing with… No suit should be subjected to such gelatinous treatment and I have the … Continue reading

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Busy bees – River of the Sun

Hours before the majority of the Companions arrive, the work has begun. Some must be trained as fire marshals, some look after the room allocations, welcoming those who arrive… and others… well, okay, largely the same ones actually…. and chiefly … Continue reading

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A weekend of ancient magic…

Egypt – 1279 BCE A clash of Ancient Egyptian magic and ruthless power in the Silent Eye’s 2015 Spring Workshop The River of the Sun 24-26 April, 2015 A magical journey to explore the ancient meaning of life and self … Continue reading

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River of the Sun – Workshop April 2015

Egypt – 1279 BCE A clash of Ancient Egyptian magic and ruthless power in the Silent Eye’s 2015 Spring Workshop The River of the Sun 24-26 April, 2015 A magical journey to explore the ancient meaning of life and self … Continue reading

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Joy

Originally posted on The Silent Eye:
“You know, the ancient Egyptians had a beautiful belief about death. When their souls got to the entrance to heaven, the guards asked two questions. Their answers determined whether they were able to enter…

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River of the Sun

River of the Sun:  The Silent Eye workshop for Spring 2015 Dates:  Weekend of 24-26 April, 2015.  Location:  The lovely Nightingale Centre, Great Hucklow, Derbyshire Dales.   Egypt 1290 BCE It is three generations since Egypt was torn apart by the rule of … Continue reading

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Spring workshop 2015 – first glimpse

River of the Sun: The Silent Eye workshop for Spring 2015 The Silent Eye are pleased to announce the theme of the 2015 weekend workshop. Further details will follow later in the year meanwhile you can click the links to … Continue reading

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Open up…Land of the Exiles

The alarm was set for 5am but, inevitably, some of us were up and about long before then. There was the temple to prepare, the first real costumes for the Triad and anyway… who could sleep knowing what was to … Continue reading

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On Golden Wing – The Song of Nephthys

On golden wing she glides. still within the stillness. Her heartbeat that of Nut, the sky Unloved, unnoticed save by those whose time it is to die Between the lattice of time Before the notion of cause Within the will … Continue reading

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