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The Fisher King (Gratitude)


Be still, so still, the spirit says to me, the Fisher King need not speak, but oh how you will weep, in lessons learned you will weep. 367 more words

Poetry

Donna Hosie’s Quest of the Artisan Brings More Adventures for King Arthur’s Daughter

Donna Hosie’s novel Quest of the Artisan (2015) is the second installment in the Children of Camelot series, following The Ring of Morgana previously reviewed on this blog. 1,062 more words

Arthurian Books

CineVue Review: The Fisher King

★★★★☆

Jack Lucas (Jeff Bridges) is at the top of his game. A shock-jock radio host specialising as a kind of anti-Frasier Crane, he encourages listeners to call in with their problems before humiliating them with insults and the music of Ray Charles. 74 more words

Films

Hole

What is this hole through which the hope of the world is running out?

It is the spear-wound in the belly of a dragon sliced in half to make heaven and deep, quartered and scattered to the four winds, watchtowers established in each quarter to hold back her blood. 144 more words

Mythology

Owning the Donald Trump Within: Dark King Shadow Work and Anger, guest article

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“Apocalypse.” That word summons images of the end of the world, but the root meaning of “Apocalypse” has nothing to do with destruction—it simply means “the unveiling.” 924 more words

What do you call a fish with no eyes?

More than the background regarding the Fisher King as a symbol, and his recreation in The Waste Land, Weston’s information regarding the historical importance of the fish as a “life symbol” (119) illuminates the connection between arthurian legend and modernist poet Eliot.   343 more words