By John F. Gibson
1. "Oh threats of hell and hopes of paradise"
2. "One factor at the very least is bound, this existence flies"
3. "One factor is sure and the remaining is lies"
4. "The flower that when has blown perpetually dies"
5. “I despatched my soul into the invisible a few letter of the afterlife spell”
My tales (five) are instructed within the first individual and encouraged by way of the "Rubaiyat" of Omar Khayyam, the 12th century thinker and Edgar Allen Poe. They inform of rape, homicide, a philandering preacher, an engineer pushed to the gates of madness by means of his perfectionist beliefs and a despondent professor trying to depart his legacy through attempting to end up Carl Jung's idea of the collective unconscious.
I were writing on those tales for many years because the spirit could circulate me to jot down. whilst a person asks me what they're approximately, or to summarize them, my mind kind of is going into impartial and that i particularly do not know the place to begin. I in most cases try and swap the topic when you consider that I can’t summarize in 4000 characters or much less what I had for breakfast this morning. If the inquisitive individual is continual I easily supply to allow them to learn the ebook after which they modify the subject.
Actually, after meditating upon the "Rubaiyat" of Omar Khayyam and wallowing his quatrains round in my brain for some time, I in most cases turn out writing a bit. i believe i am very like Omar; nonetheless attempting to deduce what this factor we name "life" is all about!
My tales contact on issues from the easy lifetime of an Appalachian Mountains sharecropper, a doubtful nation preacher, rape, homicide, an hard and pointless flight from justice, snakebites and surprising healings, the lynching of an blameless black guy, and subsistence farm lifestyles to, the complex causes of brainy engineers and chemists trying to go away their legacy to technology by means of proving wisdom might be transmitted genetically; thereby, proving Carl Jung’s conception of the collective subconscious to be valid.
Author Bio: John cost Gibson was once born and raised within the Appalachian foothills of Southeastern Kentucky. He moved to Ohio as a tender guy the place he graduated from The Ohio kingdom collage. He was once hired within the metals removing for numerous years as a device and die maker, fashion designer, and desktop aided drafting and machining engineer. He got his educating credentials later in existence and held educating positions with the Southern Ohio collage, the group university procedure of Kentucky, and the general public colleges of Ohio.
Mr. Gibson shortly is living in Fairfield, Ohio and is retired.
keywords: Fiction, brief tales, Rubaiyat, Omar Khayyam, Carl Jung, existence, homicide, Rape, Preacher, Engineer
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