Can You Not Remember?
When did this brutality grow? Can you not remember?
Go back to the place where you left that man dying.
This time you must bring him back with you.
I see you in my dreams. Your face is edged with battle.
I touch your forehead from a distant land.
The Earth glare is so bright. It washes the white memory from your mind.
Have you forgotten we come from the same place?
Settle, settle, peace, peace. Continue reading “Poetry”
Conqueror of the World
Amira hadn’t had the nightmare since she was twenty. It hadn’t even crossed her mind in the two years she was living in the city. Now that she was travelling each weekend back to Waldmeer, the nightmare was occasionally returning. It was strange because nothing could be more charming than Waldmeer; going to sleep and hearing the distant sea, waking to the forest birds, walking to the rhythm of the breaking waves. Continue reading “Waldmeer: Alamgir”
The overriding theme of Waldmeer is what is love? It is considered from both a spiritual and human perspective. Sex is rarely spoken of directly but it is an ongoing, underlying interest/tension for many of the characters as it is in real life. We will look at this topic via Maria’s relationships with the main characters. Continue reading “Waldmeer: Love and Sexuality”
There is a great deal of fantasy in so-called real life and real in so-called fantasy. Waldmeer
The spiritual path is very practical and relevant. This is particularly so in our personal relationships which have more power to change us than anything else. That is what Waldmeer is about.
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