Monthly Archives: August 2013

Home Sweet Home!

Because I have no one locally to whom I might show off this fine abode…

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On Love IV

My thanks to God for Love, and to Love for itself. ἅτε οὖν πᾶσαν θεραπείαν ὡς ἰσόθεος θεραπευόμενος οὐχ ὑπὸ σχηματιζομένου τοῦ ἐρῶντος ἀλλ᾽ ἀληθῶς τοῦτο πεπονθότος, καὶ αὐτὸς ὢν φύσει φίλος τῷ θεραπεύοντι, ἐὰν ἄρα καὶ ἐν τῷ πρόσθεν … Continue reading

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On Love III

Christ, perfect teacher, give me yourself when someday you have made me worthy to give and receive love.

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On Love II

I just woke up in a nest of sleeping bags and stuffed animals on the floor of my declining ancestral home, curled up against a bookshelf of lexica and liturgical tomes and classical editions and other expensive, immovable possessions that … Continue reading

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On Love

I wish I could unlearn that moment when it first appeared obvious to me that the fact of being in love meant that I should hate myself, even where the love is (or can be) entirely Platonic for the sake … Continue reading

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Heathrow Bibliomancy

“For where thou art, there is the world itself, With every several pleasure in the world, And where thou art not, desolation. I can no more; live thou to joy thy life, Myself no joy in nought but that thou … Continue reading

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For the Assumption

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