.Christian Chensvold

Dec 13, 2022

Dream Lover

You open a bottle of wine on a rainy Friday night, light some candles and put on some piano music. Curling up on the...
Nov 29, 2022

Enter the Dragon: Harnessing primal energy

“What are you afraid of?” Merlin asks the young Arthur. “I don’t know!” cries the lad, stunned after having withdrawn the sword from the stone...
Oct 26, 2022

Thinning the Veil: A Halloween state of mind

In 1979, around the time horror rock legends The Misfits were singing “I remember Halloween” while dressed in skeleton suits, I was rattled by...
Sep 21, 2022

Learning To Get By in Strange Times

A recent study revealed that a majority of Americans think our best days are behind us. This confirms the view of metaphysicians a hundred years...
Aug 24, 2022

The Soul’s Energy Field

The three-part division of the human being into body, soul and spirit is all but universal. Now, knowing you have a body is easy...
Aug 17, 2022

Finding Meaning on a Ship of Fools

Life is like a journey aboard a steamship. We did not ask to be here, and we can’t get off until the captain says...
Jul 27, 2022

Art of Living from the Romans

When we complain how our education system doesn’t prepare young people with the skills they need for real life, we usually mean pragmatic things...
Photo by Kedar Gadge SPLASH Making the profane sacred with a little H20.
Jul 6, 2022

Depth Charge – Swimming With Poseidon

By Christian Chensvold Let’s skip—for a moment—whether or not the gods exist. That is, whether the seven “planetary governors” known to the ancients (Sun, Moon,...