The Mortal Answers

“...Come away—With the fairies, hand in hand,For the world is more full of weeping Than you can understand.”—W.B. Yeats From the Wood of the Old Wives’ Fables      They glittered out of the grey, And with all the Armies of Elf-land I strove like a beast at bay; With only a right arm wearied, … Continue reading The Mortal Answers

The Golden Sessions

In a perfect Friendship this Appreciative love is, I think, often so great and so firmly based that each member of the circle feels, in his secret heart, humbled before the rest. Sometimes he wonders what he is doing there among his betters. He is lucky beyond desert to be in such company. Especially when … Continue reading The Golden Sessions


“Get up early and go to the mountain and watch God make a morning. The full gray will give way as God pushes the sun toward the horizon, and there will be tints and hues of every shade that will blend into one perfect light as the full-orbed sun bursts into view. As the King … Continue reading Rejoice!

Do Not Fear Death

Food for thought: “The weakest of my people do not fear death. It is the Bent One, the lord of your world, who wastes your lives and befouls them with flying from what you know will overtake you in the end. If you were subjects of Maleldil you would have peace” CS Lewis