Guest Writer Thomas DeWitt Talmage
“Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb yielding seed” (Genesis 1:11).
The two firstborn of our earth were the grass-blade and the herb. 4,040 more words
“I do not plead, I merely produce documents, for and against, in the trial of opium”
-Cocteau, Opium The Diary of his Cure
Oh the Opium pipe, a gilded vessel charted for a single course, knowing nothing but the shimmering red shores and oft hidden valleys of the soul; a Southerly destination of the most eccentric geographical qualities: even in the darkest depths of the coldest Winter storm it is forever warm; a tender, jasmine scented breeze never fails to meet you; and it is eternally the moment just before sunset, the sun like a drop of blood hanging in the titian sky. 203 more words