Sonnet (1), a Butterfly

A traveler hailed from antique lands of light She lilted in on eddies made of air Exotic gifts from far flung lands to bear Upon my petalled couch did she alight Recounted tales to me of high delight Of distant places wide and passing fair Insouciant spaces, blithe, without a care Enrapt was I to…

Five Themes: Mind, Life, Self, Truth, & Knowledge

Five Themes: Mind, Life, Self, Truth, & Knowledge is now available in paperback and Kindle editions. AUTHOR’S INTRODUCTION How each the whole, its substance gives Each in the other works and lives. —Goethe’s Faust In writing an introduction, the author is charged with an impossible task of attempting to say in the space a several paragraphs that…