WELCOME TO ELYSIUM'S PASSAGE

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For more blog postings click: https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage . Who looks outside dreams; who looks inside awakens - Carl Jung                                                                   .                                                                ...
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MYSTICAL BEAUTY

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For more blog postings click: https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage  PULCHRITUDO SPLENDOR VERITATIS: BEAUTY IS THE SPLENDOR OF TRUTH I'm a big fan of C.S. Lewis, especially his Chronicles of Narnia which I read to my sons at bedtime when they were young boys. In fact, I later read it again for myself since it was so pleasureable and meaningful to read. I have also read several of Lewis' other books which I higly recommend, such as Pilgrim's Regress, Till We Have Faces, Out of the ...
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DAILY MESSAGE FROM THE PASSAGE

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Computers and Technology, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Food and Drink, Writing and Speaking
For more blog postings, go to: https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage  I think at times we all feel that there must be more to life than what we are experiencing. Even if we should acquire great wealth and power, there often remains a sense that there must be something more to our existence than what this world is able to deliver. C.S. Lewis suggests that this desire shows us that, indeed, there must exist another higher order world. Otherwise, we wouldn't have these feelings of something ...
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READER REVIEWS

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For more blog postings click: https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage The following excerpts are among the first reviews of Elysium’s Passage: The Summit. Some are Amazon Five Stars reviews along with excerpts from two professional reviews (Blue Ink and Clarion). Also note the full reviews after these excerpts.  "A delightful mix of fantasy, reality, conjecture and humour; Mr. Meyers draws the reader into the story with a gentle narrative that captures imagination, leaving one anxious to get to the next page drawing you into his exceptional world.” “Excellently ...
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WHO ARE YOU?

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
See more blog posts at: https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassageThis above all: to thine own self be true. And it must follow, as the night the day,Thou canst not then be false to any man.                            William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act 2, Scene 2                         The problem, however, is how can you be true to yourself when you don’t even know who you are ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVES SEPTEMBER 2019

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Writing and Speaking
For more blog postings click: https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage  September 20, 2019 I'm sure at times we all feel that there must be more to life than what we are experiencing. Even if we should acquire great wealth and power, there often remains a sense that there must be something more to our existence than what this world is able to deliver. C.S. Lewis suggests that this desire shows us that, indeed, there must exist another higher order world. Otherwise, we wouldn't have these feelings of ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVES AUGUST 2019

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Food and Drink, Writing and Speaking
For more blog postings, go to: https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage   I was recently thinking about this quote by Marcel Proust since my mother just had her 97th birthday last week.  I know that at her current rate of decline, she won't be around that much longer, and so more than ever, I need to be mindful of this statement. Indeed, with her happy disposition, she was a charming gardener, helping to make my soul blossom, along with the souls of so many others.  By being grateful ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVES JULY 2019

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
. The following quotes are archived from the DAILY MESSAGE FROM THE PASSAGE for this July.  For the latest Daily Message go to: https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-message-from-elysium     For past month's archives go to:  June/19   http://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-message-archives-june-2019    May/19 https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-message-archive-may-2019    April/19 https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-message-archives-april-2019  Mar/19 https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-messages-archives-march-2019   Feb/19 https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-message-archieves-Feb-19    Jan/19 https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-messages-archieves-jan-2019  Dec/18 https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-message-archieves      ________________________________________________________   JULY'S DAILY MESSAGE POSTS FROM THE PASSAGE July 28, 2019 These two giants of science and literature are stating a very obvious, but all too often ignored truth.  Isn't it interesting, but perhaps not too surprising, that the greatest writer and scientist in recent history, Leo ...
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'PRINCE OF PEACE' PAINTING BY 8 YR OLD

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
Happy Easter. Here in this painting and text below is what I would suggest is a picture and message of, and from, Jesus. I'm keeping this Easter post short but have provided links for anyone who wishes to pursue the content of this material.  The pictures are from Akiane Krumarik painted at a very young age based on her visions and dreams of Jesus and heaven (which were many). STORY OF AKIANE Go of www.Akiane.com (450 Million views) to read her story and ...
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SENSUALITY

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
Painting by Akiane.You may view other spectacular works of Akiane on her website at www.akiane.com   To view more posts on this blog site, go to www.elysiumspassage.com  WOW! ... this should be provocative, if not controversial! Good! So get ready for MYSTICAL ROMANCE, Book 3 of the ELYSIUM' PASSAGE novel series -- a unique exploration of Eros-Spiritual love in a romantic plot of high intrigue. Should be out by next year sometime after SURREAL ADVENTURES (Book 2) is published. But first, everyone needs ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVES JUNE 2019

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
The following quotes are archived from the DAILY MESSAGE FROM THE PASSAGE for this June.  For the latest Daily Message go to: https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-message-from-elysium       ________________________________________________________   JUNE'S DAILY MESSAGES FROM THE PASSAGE June 25, 2019 This quote from Elysium's Passage: Mystical Romance (book 3 in the series), can be summed up in the words of the ancient hermetic adage: As within, so without. However that is not always so obvious in the mortal state of bodily existence where one may look old and haggerd, at least ...
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CROP FORMATIONS: ALIENS OR HOAXERS?

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Travel and Leisure, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
This butterfly image of a man is rather interesting since it is an obvious geometrical representation of DeVince's Vitruvian Man, or L'Uomo Vitruviano. Were the crop image artists suggesting the imminence of mankind's spiritual metamorphosis? Hmm... After viewing the photos below, be sure to read the post following.  To see more crop circles, go to Elysium's Passage Pintrest site where I have over 650 posted: https://www.pinterest.ca/neilmeyers/elysiums-fields/  These are a few of my famourite impressions. \       So what do you think about crop circles ...
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NERO: ONE HELLUVA STORY

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
Is there an afterlife? If so, then is there a heaven... or a hell? I know of no other source who addresses these topics more thoroughly than Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772). You may learn more about him at my blog post: https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/quotes-by-esoteric-philosophers, and/or go online to https://swedenborg.com/  His story is contained in dozens of meticulous works which have become legendary, perhaps because no one, before or since, has written anything like he did on such extraordinary topics. Having read and studied much of ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVE MAY 2019

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
The following quotes are archived from the DAILY MESSAGE FROM THE PASSAGE for this last month.  For the latest Daily Message go to: https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-message-from-elysium     ________________________________________________________ MAY'S DAILY MESSAGES FROM THE PASSAGE May 22, 2009 As author of the ELYSIUM'S PASSAGE novels, I would like to think that perhaps one day this series might stand the test of time and be considered among the 'good books,' as Hemingway puts it. (Should that happen, it may be long after I'm gone, but perhaps I'll still be ...
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UPDATES

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For more blog postings click: https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage  For readers wishing to keep pace with my activities in marketing the series and the progress being made in my writing, I will continue to update my progress on this post. There's still much to do as I continue to revise and edit the second book before proceeding to the third. Those who are interested in purchasing the first book, ELYSIUM'S PASSAGE: THE SUMMIT, it is now available through Amazon in softcover, hardcover or eBook. Click ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVES APRIL 2019

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
For more blog posts go to www.elysiumspassage.com and click MY BLOG    The following quotes are archived from the DAILY MESSAGE FROM THE PASSAGE for this last month.  For the currentDaily Message go to: https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/daily-message-from-elysium    ________________________________________________________ APRIL'S DAILY MESSAGE FROM THE PASSAGE April 25, 2019   In this post I juxtaposed Nietzsche and Jesus since they are both talking about why we should love our enemies. Of course Jesus said it first and laid the foundation for non-aggression by teaching us to love rather than hate, recognizing ...
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UNION OF HEART AND MIND

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For more blog postings click: https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage  . UNION OF THE HEART AND MIND (or the Death of the Ego)   Before examining the topic of the Union of Heart and Mind more closely, I've included a brief dialogue from ELYSIUM’S PASSAGE: SURREAL ADVENTURES. The is the yet unpublished Book of the five part series. After this discussion taken from an excerpt in Chapter Nine, I have highlighted certain concepts about the heart and mind and the problems of the ego's emergence when the mind separates itself ...
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ENLIGHTENMENT

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
Go to www.elysiumspassage.com to view all blog posts on this site Although there are so many wise sayings I could have included to introduce the topic of enlightenment, I have selected some of my favourite quotes. A few of these are my own musings along with a couple of excerpts discussing this subject from the second book of the series, SURREAL ADVENTURES. I trust you will find some of these 'enlighteniing.' “Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is enlightenment” ― Lao Tzu “Enlightenment will be ...
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CAN YOU JUST IMAGINE...

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
Go to www.elysiumspassage.com to access other blog posts on this site 'The trick,' he said, 'is to relax your mind and allow your imagination do its work. A mental phantasm will emerge, configuring whatever pattern you have envisioned. After all, as I keep telling you, reality is just the manifest essence of thought-forms. And so imagine whatever you wish to bring into being. Remember, imagination is the creative god-force that inspires the creation of worlds.'― NG Meyers, excerpt for Elysium's Passage: ...
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SEX... AND SUCH

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
Other posts on this blog may be accessed by going to www.elysiumspassage.com  . Valentine's Day is coming in a couple of weeks... a day I loath with all the expectations, contrivances and inevitable disappointments. So its not exactly on my calender. Neverthelsss, I'm willling to adjust my attitude a tad this year by posting some quotes on love, and of course, sex, to spice it up to attract more to my blog. At first I wondered what more I could say about love ...
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