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Concerning John G. Bennett and Subud…

update June 22, 2016 at 10:23 AM EDM:  This here is an interesting blog-post written by a woman who says she “grew up in Subud” and later left it:  http://www.subudvision.org/fb/Questioning.htm  What gives the poster, who goes under the pen name … Continue reading

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Sources for Völundarkviða: when, where and why

Update, April 22, 2016:  Oh yeah, I forgot to mention:  the blog-post has been completed and published:  https://marnietunay2.wordpress.com/2016/04/15/volundarkvida-when-where-and-why/ ……………… I know.  I know.  Some of you out there think I’ve been funnin’ you all with talk of writing a blog-post … Continue reading

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Old Norse Myths and Runic Sources: Summary Reviews and recommendations

1.  THE EDDAS:  ENGLISH-LANGUAGE EDITIONS: 1a.  Snorri Sturluson’s ‘Prose Edda:’  The only English translation worth getting is that by Anthony Faulkes:  it’s widely reputed to be accurate and complete.  It’s also a bit tricky to find, because his name is … Continue reading

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Alan John Miller, Mary Luck and the ‘Divine Truth’ cult

It was my daughter who brought Miller to my attention.  Her psychology teacher had taught a section on cult leaders and used Miller as an exemplar of the same.  Not hard to see why.  Alan John Miller claims to be … Continue reading

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Real-life Monsters, part two…

This is the second part to my blogpost ‘Real-life Monsters, a prelude,’  https://marnietunay2.wordpress.com/2013/09/20/real-life-monsters-a-prelude/  on the book of the same name by Stephen Giannangelo. I want to say at the outset that I have the greatest respect for the work and … Continue reading

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