“Love As Evolution”

Excerpt from “Remembering Eternity”: “Love as Evolution”: “Despite the ego’s fortress-like construction of this grand mirage or delusion, it is hardly impregnable to Reality. Saints see the hallucination as the flimsiest of gauze overlays, unable to obscure glorious Being. Artists, dreamers, seekers, and devotees catch glimpses of the Absolute behind the delusion. But the most […]

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“Spring”

Excerpt from “Remembering Eternity””Far more powerful than all this sensory input, overwhelming really, was the deep draught of spring which he kept gulping down. Intangible, impalpable, invisible…but utterly overpowering was spring. It was a softness in the air through which he ran, a fragrance coming up from flowers newly blossomed, a joy in the flights […]

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“The Salvific Power of Music”

My adolescence was, as most are, a lonely period of my life. I was used to being my own best company, but the longings of unrequited romance and friendship made that time of budding adulthood painful. I filled most of my hours with the repetitive activities of academic and athletic work, but it was the […]

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“The Birth of Spring”

Excerpt from “Remembering Eternity”: “The Birth of Spring”: “As the earth, kissed by the vernal sun, slowly awoke like a Sleeping Beauty, smelling of warmed, natural perfumes and fecund loins, stretching her dazed limbs, smiling up at the clear skies, everything around her came to life as well. Bird couples swooped and fluttered in delight […]

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“Princeton”

Excerpt from “Remembering Eternity”: “Seeing Princeton once had been enough to cause Skylar to fall in love with the University’s physical beauty. But viewing the place pillowed in down and spread with duvets smoothly immaculate, elevated its charm to an almost-painful level. The campus cushioned and enwrapped in snow represented one’s ever-alluring lover, now ravishing, […]

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