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The Grail Mysteries: The Death of the Wounded Fisher King and the Birth of the Radiant Child

The Winter Solstice will fall just before dawn breaks over the British Isles after the longest night of the year on Thursday 21st December. To me, this is such a beautiful time when there are unique energies at play that heal the emotional despair and suffering accrued during the previous thirteen moons, and send rejuvenation and fresh hope and inspiration for the coming turn of the calendrical wheel. 237 more words

The Grail Mysteries

Enlighten Rogues

We enter here, we enter there
The road ahead, it never cares
There’s a turn for you, a turn for me
A turn for all who care to see. 182 more words

The Fisher King (1991) A Glimpse Into PTSD And Depression

RATING: 3/5

Mental illness must be a hard state of mind to live with and here in Terry Gilliam’s “The Fisher King” we see two characters deal with two forms of illness in contrasting ways. 482 more words

FILM REVIEWS

The Fisher King

The Fisher King is a figure in Arthurian legend. He is the guardian of the Holy Grail who has been wounded in the foot and cannot discharge his duties as king of the land he rules. 998 more words

Politics

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