Category Archives: Prose

Book Review: The American Religion by Harold Bloom

An extremely interesting and insightful work that delves deep into the American religious subconscious. A must read for anyone! (Buy on Amazon.com) From Publisher’s Weekly: “Without knowing it, American worshipers have moved away from Christianity and now embrace pre-Christian Gnosticism, … Continue reading

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“Marriage” from The Prophet by Khalil Gibran

Then Almitra spoke again and said, “And what of Marriage, master?” And he answered saying: You were born together, and together you shall be forevermore. You shall be together when white wings of death scatter your days. Aye, you shall … Continue reading

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“Man is a Talisman.”-Bahá’u’lláh, A Manifestation of God

“Man is the supreme Talisman. Lack of a proper education hath, however, deprived him of that which he doth inherently possess. Through a word proceeding out of the mouth of God he was called into being; by one word more … Continue reading

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Paulo Coehlo on the Universe Conspiring

“When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”-Paulo Coehlo

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Love from The Prophet by Khalil Gibran

Then said Almitra, “Speak to us of Love.” And he raised his head and looked upon the people, and there fell a stillness upon them. And with a great voice he said: When love beckons to you follow him, Though … Continue reading

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