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The Quest for Immortality: Anomalies… Stuart France

* Given that much of the Epic of Gilgamesh has found its way into the Hebrew Book of Genesis in a somewhat garbled form… Why, we may wonder, is the flood story re-told almost word for word? * We say … Continue reading

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Cloister ~ M. Brazfield #writephoto

here we are sisters with foot firmly on the ground our arms extended to the north paying homage wind take our prayers to God Reblogged from Words Less Spoken

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The Quest for Immortality: Snakes… Stuart France

* In the Ancient World snakes were renowned for wisdom. For most westerners they are now associated with both temptation and sin… * As with much else in the Epic of Gilgamesh, we are treated to a brief, tantalising glimpse … Continue reading

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Writings from the Temple ~ Briony

Briony, attending her first workshop with the Silent Eye, graciously and gracefully changed roles at the last minute to fill one of the gaps left by illness. She writes of what came to her after the workshop: So, what will … Continue reading

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Gilgamesh descending (6) ~ Steve Tanham

Reblogged from Sun in Gemini: Faces… If there is one thing upon which Gilgamesh would wager his life, is that life is all about faces… His own face now burns with a permanent redness; whether of anger or something deeper, … Continue reading

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The Quest for Immortality: Giants… Stuart France

* It was during one of our meetings… Traditionally, the first three gatherings of the new year are given over to a read through of the first three ritual dramas of the April Workshop. Unlike some of our stories Lord … Continue reading

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Gilgamesh descending (2) ~ Steve Tanham

Steve continues to share his personal experience at the Lord of the Deep weekend: I enter the temple at the head of the twin columns of the Dancers of Fate. Those of the kingdom enter behind their King in silent … Continue reading

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The Quest for Immortality: Seeds…

* “And in their bed chambers at night… The young-folk cry themselves to sleep…” * “When he succumbs, the animals will leave him forever. He will no longer be a part of the herd…” * “Where Hu-Wa-Wa comes and goes … Continue reading

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Lord of the Deep ~ Willow Willers

Reblogged from Willow Willers, beginning her journey with the Lord of the Deep… Well it’s 5pm and I have just settled in a comfy position on a very comfortable bed. I have been traveling since 10am until 4pm and I … Continue reading

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Gilgamesh descending (1) ~ Steve Tanham

Steve begins the tale of his personal journey through the Lord of the Deep weekend, playing the mighty king, Gilgamesh: Julius Caesar, speaking after winning an important battle in Asia Minor, is quoted as saying ‘I came, I saw, I … Continue reading

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