Tag: God

Codex Gigas

Codex Gigas

Someone close to me, living abroad, mentioned she’d been listening to a podcast on the Codex Gigas. The Codex Gigas? I asked. The Devil’s Bible. No, I admitted, I hadn’t heard of it.   What the devil are… the Dearest Devil’s Ten Commandments? She laughed. No, it’s not that sort of transcript. How disappointing, I …

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Ancient Magic Mushrooms and the Real Power of Christ

Ancient Magic Mushrooms and the Real Power of Christ

Finally, something about religion to pique my interest. I gave up religion when I was 12 years old. I rebelled against anyone forcing me to believe the stories in the Bible, without being able to answer my questions, simply brushing me off. However, now I can understand where they came from, how they transpired… The …

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Quills The Irrepressible Marquis de Sade

Quills The Irrepressible Marquis de Sade

4th Post Challenge of 31 I simply adored the movie. I don’t think anyone could have portrayed the Marquis de Sade, the writer and sexual deviant who was imprisoned in an insane asylum for the last 10 years of his life, any better than the Australian Geoffrey Rush, who’s now comparable to the infamous Harvey Weinstein. …

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Stalker zapped

Stalker zapped

Finally, I succeeded at getting rid of my WhatsApp/email stalker that I met at Toastmasters a few months back.   The first time I’d met him I didn’t think much of the experience, except that I was sad the Westville Toastmasters came to an end that night – my first experience of Toastmasters and the …

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