Instructions to the Orphic Adept by Robert Graves So soon as ever your mazed spirit descends From daylight into darkness, Man, remember What you have suffered here in Samothrace, What you have suffered. After your passage through Hell's seven floods, Whose fumes of sulphur will have parched your throat, The Halls of Judgement shall loom up … Continue reading Instructions to the Orphic Adept by Robert Graves
It's a warm summers day, and you have nothing to do than what pleases you - so you climb into your car, with a good map, coat (incase the weather turns) and walking stick and follow your instincts which say go where the heart wants. You hit the road and travel south, where the flat … Continue reading Mitchel’s Fold: the first visit.
It was the eve of the full moon, in a land distant to her home; she had taken her usual evening walk, around the village, and tonight she has wandered down a path to the river, as the sun set, as if lead by an invisible force. Now found she had been lost in thought … Continue reading The Howling.