Unspeakable Joy

I would like to share with you a guest post from my friend Carmen Acevedo Butcher. This is Carmen's third piece with New Eden. You can read another article she wrote about Brother Lawrence by clicking HERE. What can a potato-peeling, sandal-repairing Discalced Carmelite friar of seventeenth-century Paris offer spiritual seekers today? Whatever our circumstances, … Continue reading Unspeakable Joy

How to be a Bard

There is a medieval Welsh text known as Gramadegau’r Penceirddiaid, which translates as "the grammars of the chief poets." From the 14th century onwards this collection of bardic grammars has been handed down through the bardic tradition, with each generation revising and adapting it to their needs. One of the things which is included in … Continue reading How to be a Bard