"Because you can be sure, my dear Crito, that misuse of words is not only troublesome in itself, but actually has a bad effect on the soul." Phaedo

Words

I Find All This Extemporaneously

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If I took the time to think about it, “It” would pass me by.  For “It” finds me before I even sought to look.


Upon A Closer Look

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The Sutra’s of my heart are joined in the middle by a writhing dragon, too stubborn to let go, too toothy to gently nibble at the chain.


Heartfelt Treasures

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Heartfelt treasures cannot be stored in parchment or jade, they are more resilient than the most luminous mineral and more timeless than words could ever maintain. But who am I to complain? For there seems nothing more romantic than a weathered book, scorched by the hands of time or anything more transcendent then a string of jade.


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The Timeless Time of Egeria

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The Word, are Seeds

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The Word, are seeds and our bodies are the soil.  How we treat our bodies and the bodies of others, with respect, discipline and value in the gifts of our body, will exercise our ability to distinguish weeds posing as flowers.


Vertical Horizon

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Journaling can only receive the full benefit of awareness if it is done with pen and paper.  Creating the words with our hand and handwriting allows our heart to freely express our individual thoughts and emotions more intimately. The word spirits are only manifest with the art of pen and paper, guided by the human hand while art is the ability to breath life into an inanimate object.

Literary Video: Book 3 ONE, The Knoll of Souls, https://youtu.be/_K4QJ0UiRco


Extemporaneous Splendor

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If one relies upon paper and words to create a marriage then, not only will the marriage fail from lacking the component that makes a marriage before it is a marriage, but also two are missing out on all the wonderful ways marriage exceeds human words on paper. Even these words.