…nothing but an ineffable joy and exaltation remained – George

“I remember the night, and almost the very spot on the hilltop, where my soul opened out, as it were, into the Infinite, and there was a rushing together of the two worlds, the inner and the outer. It was deep calling unto deep,—the deep that my own struggle had opened up within being answeredContinue reading “…nothing but an ineffable joy and exaltation remained – George”

I saw that the universe is not composed of dead matter, but is, on the contrary, a living Presence – Richard

I had spent the evening in the city, with two friends, reading and discussing poetry and philosophy. We parted at midnight. I had a long drive back. My mind, deeply under the influence of the ideas, images, and emotions called up by the reading and talk, was calm and peaceful. I was in a stateContinue reading “I saw that the universe is not composed of dead matter, but is, on the contrary, a living Presence – Richard”

I felt an explosion of the most ardent joy – Al

I did not know where I was: I did not know whether I was myself or another. I only felt myself changed and believed myself another me; I looked for myself in myself and did not find myself. In the bottom of my soul I felt an explosion of the most ardent joy; I couldContinue reading “I felt an explosion of the most ardent joy – Al”