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Evil exists, but evil comes from anger and fear, the absence of love and forgiveness.

– Christopher Penczak

Malchemical Meanderings

Transmutation is the spiritual process of “overcoming” certain states of being and attaining something superior. This was contextualised historically and esoterically in the hidden art of alchemy, from whence we derive modern chemistry. 1,262 more words

Spirituality

How's it going?

It’s been a week since this process began.  It’s been, well, rather easy.

My toughest day was today though.  I thought just wanting to forget would be enough to make me change my mind.   503 more words

Hermetic Vision in the Martial Arts

This morning I had an email conversation with my friend John (name changed to protect anonymity).  If you have any interest at all in Hermeticism or the martial arts I think you’ll find it interesting. 399 more words

Martial Arts

And so it begins...

The first night of one year.  But why tonight?

Because it’s as ‘good a time as any’.  I kind of hate that phrase.  “I’ll sleep when I’m dead” is the other one. 237 more words

The Elixir and the Stone – Michael Baigent and Richard Leigh (7/10)

The Elixir and the Stone is an alternative history of the intellectual world, and more specifically of the Hermetic undercurrent in the development of European culture. 866 more words

Book Review

Not Without What's Within

I spent a year in torment and another in limbo.
Between bottles of scotch and an earful of bimbos.
I had sworn off sentiments and living for others. 98 more words

Poems