The Gate Keeper of Inspiration: Book II Chapter Eleven — Henry David Thoreau

Book II Chapter Eleven — Henry David Thoreau Today is one of those misty mornings when most of the guests here at the Inn of Inspiration choose to remain in bed a bit longer or arrange for a late coffee or breakfast with friends. I on the other hand, after donning my rain gear and …

The Gate Keeper of Inspiration: Book II Chapter Ten — Carl Edward Sagan

Book II Chapter Ten — Carl Edward Sagan It is another beautiful morning here on the grounds of the Inn of Inspiration. One of life’s great joys is being in an environment of inspired individuals. It does not matter that we agree on everything or anything for that matter. It matters only that we follow …

The Gate Keeper Of Inspiration: Book II Chapter Eight — Bertrand Russell

Book II Chapter Eight —  Bertrand Russell I spend most of my nights here in what has become known as Socrates’ Cave. I love falling into sleep and awakening here to the sounds of the stream, birds and the occassional barking dog. In my deepest imagination I could not imagine a better place to be. …

The Gate Keeper Of Inspiration: Book II Chapter Seven — Iris Murdoch

Book II Chapter Seven — Iris Murdoch It is one of those mornings where one knows everything is perfect. It is the acceptance of this fact which aids in the growth and development of inspiration. When I know the perfect exists in everything, I can create without either judgement, fear, or shame. The imperfect does …

The Gate Keeper Of Inspiration: Book II Chapter Six — Albert Einstein

Book II Chapter Six — Albert Einstein The property here is surrounded by snow covered mountains glistening in the gentle rising of the sun. I am making my way to the highest point of the range at around 12000 feet. This journey is one of my periodic rituals to watch the sun glow beneath the …