Tag: mysticism

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The Magicians is a SyFy TV show based upon the books by Lev Grossman. It explores a modern world filled with typical tasks, boring jobs, and clinical depression. Unlike many other fantasies, it focuses on the reality or supposed reality of what magical and celestial power would ultimately mean in a modern world. The story […]

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Every now and again I experience a powerful and strange sensation. A feeling really. Or is it an intuition? No, it’s a thought, but an unarticulated one. That’s not right either. Help!  It’s a connection to a place. No, not a connection – it’s a yearning for a connection and an understanding which I feel […]

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Forty days of rain marked the rebirth of the world in the great flood. The number forty is also mentioned when a woman gives birth: The Lord said to Moses, “Say to the Children of Israel: ‘A woman who conceives and gives birth to a male will be spiritually unready for seven days, as during […]

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