My June 2018 Book Haul

How did your June reading go?

I’ve finally started reading Interview with a Vampire as part of my Anne Rice goal for this year. Plus, I’ve read the last Tintin comic Hergé published: Tintin and the Alph-Art.

Here’s my June 2018 book haul:

ADULT FICTION

1. Interview with a Vampire by Anne Rice (3/5 stars)

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Is it wrong to say Interview with a Vampire was a tad dull? Maybe it’s because I’ve seen the movie first. There were rich moments in the book I’m surprised didn’t make it to the big screen.

For those into:

  • Anne Rice books
  • Vampires
  • Books set in New Orleans

 

ADULT NON-FICTION

1. How to Write Short by Roy Peter Clark (3/5 stars)

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You know when you schedule a cool-sounding class only for it to be completely different from its course description? How to Write Short was that class.

Don’t get me wrong! I’ve taken some unexpected valuable writing lessons from this book.

For those into:

  • Writing
  • Non-Fiction Writing
  • Increasing their writing skills

 

2. The Nature of Personal Reality by Jane Roberts (4/5 stars)

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Read Seth Speaks before reading The Nature of Personal Reality. Seth, channeling through Jane Roberts, goes into some deep discussions on higher consciousness and how you (yes you) can change your reality, greater than Rhonda Byrne’s The Secret tells its readers.

For those into:

  • Channeled books
  • The Seth Speaks Series
  • Higher Consciousness

I’ve also read:

3. The Power of Concentration by Theron Q. Dumont (5/5 stars) *review*

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The Power of Concentration is incredibly underrated. Honestly, I’m surprised this isn’t a more popular book. It’s hard to concentrate on anything these days due to social media, TV, and all that jazz.

Take a dose of this book when you need to strengthen your focus game.

For those into:

  • Increasing their concentration skills
  • Self-help books
  • New Thought

COMICS/GRAPHIC NOVELS

MARVEL

1. Moon Knight (Vol. 1) – “Lunatic” by Jeff Lemire (4/5 stars)

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Marc Spector aka Moon Knight is like Batman excepts he didn’t always fight for good. When Spector was a mercenary, he was left for dead until the Egyptian god Khonshu brought him back to life.

I’ve planned only to read one comic to get a gist of Moon Knight since I’ve read a TV show was in the works.

Now, I’m hooked.

For those into:

  • Marvel heroes
  • The Marvel universe
  • Moon Knight

I’ve also read:

*Different Moon Knight series*

 

2. Thanos Rising by Jason Aaron (3/5 stars)

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Why Thanos is so obsessed with death? You’ll find your answer soon enough when you read this comic.

For those into:

  • Marvel
  • Marvel villains
  • The Infinity Wars

 

3. The Infinity Gauntlet by Jim Starlin (4/5 stars)

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Half of the universe’s population is gone and California has sunk into the Pacific Ocean. Not cool, Thanos!

What Thanos has done to Earth and the rest of the universe is so atrocious the Celestials has joined the fight. I wonder if they’ll show up in the next movie.

For those into:

  • The Infinity Wars
  • The Marvel Universe
  • Thanos

 

Originals

1. Animus by Antoine Revoy (3/5 stars)

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Mix The Ring and The Children of the Corn and you’ll have Antoine Revoy’s Animus.

Two kids attempt to figure out the mystery of a shady local playground. The park’s darkest secrets lie within a creepy ghost boy wearing a fox mask.

For those into:

  • Fantasy Graphic novels
  • Creepy comics
  • YA comics

 

2. Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel (3/5 stars)

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Cartoonist Alison Bechdel shares her story growing up in Fun Home. Coming out is one thing but finding her father’s gay is another.  Unfortunately, Alison and her dad never had the chance to share and express life as their true selves under society’s expectations.

The tone of Fun Home is anything but fun.

For those into:

  • LGBTQ comics
  • Graphic novel memoirs
  • Non-fiction comics

 

3. Meteor Men by Jeff Parker (3/5 stars)

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Alien crashes into Earth. Boy meets alien. Boy and alien become friends. Does the boy take the alien home? Somewhat.

Meteor Men is basically E.T. with a surprise twist.

For those into:

  • Aliens
  • Sci-Fi comics
  • YA comics

4. Tintin and Alph-Art by Hergé (4/5 stars)

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Tintin and the Alph-Art is the last Tintin comic made before Hergé passed away. Sucks the comic’s only half finished.

For those into:

  • Tintin
  • Hergé
  • European comics

I’ve also read:

 

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43 Quotes from “The Power of Concentration”

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William Walker Atkinson (aka Theron Q. Dumont and Yogi Ramacharaka) wrote hundreds of books and articles in his day including The Power of Concentration. This treasured book reveals the unlimited powers of focus and its abilities to change your reality for the better.

Here are 43 quotes from The Power of Concentration divided into eight categories:

  1. Business
  2. Courage
  3. Desires
  4. Habits
  5. Mental Power
  6. Possibilities, Plans, & Perseverance
  7. Pure Concentration
  8. Your Power


BUSINESS

  1.  “Business success depends on well-concentrated efforts. You must use every mental force you can master the more these are used, the more they increase. Therefore, the more you accomplish today, the more force you will have at your disposal with which to solve your problems tomorrow.”


COURAGE

  1.  “Do not be afraid to undertake whatever you really desire to accomplish and are willing to pay for in effort.”
  2.  “If any fear thoughts come to you, cast them off as you would the deadly viper.”
  3.  “What is courage? The Will To Do.”


DESIRES

  1.  “The person who does not carry his desires into action is only a dreamer.”
  2.  “When you realize one desire, another comes. But if you do not fulfill the first desire, you will not get the second.”
  3.  “You must use your power to put your desires into force. Once they are created, and you keep your determination to have them fulfilled, you both consciously and unconsciously work toward their materialization.”


HABITS

  1.  “If you repeat something several times in the same way, you will have formed the habit of doing it that way. But the often you repeat it the stronger that habit grows and the more deeply it comes embedded in your nature.”
  2.  “The more deeply the habit becomes ingrained, the more automatic it becomes.”


MENTAL POWER

  1.  “Every great task that has ever been accomplished has first been merely a vision in the mind of the creator.”
  2.  “Hang on to the thought ceaselessly until you have attained your object.”
  3.  “If you want to control your life, you must control your thinking.”
  4.  “Make a mental picture of what you want and set your will to this until it materializes.”
  5.  “Thought is the directing power of all life’s vibrations.”
  6.  “What we speak of as willpower is but the gathering together of mental energy, the concentration power at one point.”
  7.  “Whatever we create in the thought world will someday materialize. That is law. Don’t forget this.”
  8.  “When you control your thoughts, you become a creator.”
  9.  “You must have the mental image if you are to produce the material thing.”


POSSIBILITIES, PLANS, & PERSEVERANCE

  1.  “For the next week, try to make quicker decisions in your daily affairs.”
  2.  “Keep and act on every resolution you make.”
  3.  “Never procrastinate.”
  4.  “Perseverance is the first element of success. In order to persevere, you be ceaseless in your application.”
  5.  “Plan each day’s activities carefully, and you can reach any heights you aim at.”
  6.  “Plan to do so much work during the day, and you will be astonished to see how much more you will do than on other days when you had not decided on any certain amount.”
  7.  “The man who sticks to something is not the man who fails.”


PURE CONCENTRATION

  1. “Concentrate upon your ideas, and they will become material actualities.”
  2.  “Concentrated thought will accomplish seemingly impossible results and make you realize your finest ambitions.”
  3.  “Concentration is paying attention to a chosen thought.”
  4.  “Results can only be proceeded by untiring concentrated effort.”
  5.  “The power of direction, which, in other words, is concentration.”
  6.  “The secret of accomplishment is concentration or the art of turning all your power upon just one point at a time.”
  7.  “This is true of attention. Scatter it, and you get but ordinary results. But center it upon one thing, and you secure much better results.”
  8.  “Through concentrated thought power, you can make yourself whatever you please.”
  9.  “When you learn how to concentrate and reinforce your thought, you control your mental creations; they in turn help to mold your physical environment, and you become the master of circumstances and the ruler of your kingdom.”
  10.  “The more you improve your concentration, the greater are your possibilities.”


YOUR POWER

  1. “Genius is but a will to do little things with infinite pains. Little things well done open the door of opportunity for bigger things.”
  2. “He must stop dissipating his energies and turn his attention to building a useful career.”
  3. “In order for the individual soul to develop, you must have responsibilities. You must manifest the omnipotence of supply. The whole world is your legitimate sphere of activity.”
  4.  “It is within your power to gratify your every wish. Success is the way you think.”
  5.  “Look upon everything within your power as a possibility instead of merely as a probability.”
  6.  “Think, speak, and act just as you wish to be, and you will be that which you wish to be.”
  7.  “We are what we are today as the result of internal conditions. We can control the external conditions. They are subject to our will.”
  8.  “What others have done you can do. You may even do what others have been unable to do.”

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BOOK REVIEW: “The Power of Concentration” by Theron Q. Dumont

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I loved this book!

I loved this book!

I loved this book!

I had to say it three times because that’s how much I loved The Power of Concentration. If you need to boost your focus game, read this book!

CONCENTRATED READING

The Power of Concentration helped me straighten my focus in my daily habits including reading.

Recently, I began reading three books a day. I didn’t finish them all. I would read 60 pages from one book, 45 from the next, and about 30 from the last one. Sounds like a great productive reading day, right? Yeah, no.

I thought I was getting through books faster, but it turned out to be a hectic routine.

Why not go back to reading one book at a time? I made this decision after reading this quote:

“Center your mind on one purpose, one plan, one transaction.”

Instead of scattering my reading energy on three books, I can place a huge chunk of it on one.  It turns out I complete a book faster this way. Go figure.

JOB FOCUS

For quite some time at my part-time job, I’ve been feeling overwhelmed and uninspired. I know every day at work won’t be awesome, but I was in a new level of low.

Fortunately, The Power of Concentration brought me back to gear. My priorities are in order, and I’m way ahead on my projects. The book helped me focus on creation. Mentally building my projects first helped me put them into action immediately.

THE POWER OF CONCENTRATION QUOTES

 The Power of Concentration is filled with amazing ideas and tricks to turn you into a more focused person. I end this review with a few of Dumont’s quotes:

  1. “The inventor has to work out his idea mentally before he produces it materially.”
  2. “In deep concentration, you become linked with the great creative spirit of the universe and the creative energy then flows through you, vitalizing your creation into form.”
  3. “Dwarves can often do the work of giants when they are transformed by the magic power of great concentration. But giants will do the work of dwarves when they lack the power.”
  4. “Every day do something that will you put you nearer your goal.”
  5. “Thought is the directing power of all life’s vibrations.”

How has concentration improved your life? Comment below your story.

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55 Books for Atlantis & Lemuria Nerds

Don’t have any friends to nerd out over Atlantis and Lemuria? It’s harder finding books about them!

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For those who don’t know, Atlantis is a mythical civilization allegedly sunken in the Atlantic Ocean. Lemuria, thousands of years older than Atlantis, suffered the same fate at the Pacific Ocean.

People still talk about Lemuria and Atlantis despite little evidence of their existences.

My thoughts about it: anything’s possible. There’s so much about this world we don’t know.

Here are 55 books for Atlantis and Lemuria nerds like you:

ATLANTIS BOOKS

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  1. Ancient Aliens of Atlantis by Frederick Dodson
  2. The A.R.E.’s Search for Atlantis: The Ongoing Search for Edgar Cayce’s Atlantis in the Bahamas by Gregory L. Little
  3. Atlantis and the Coming Ice Age by Frank Joseph
  4. Atlantis and the Cycles of Time: Prophecies, Traditions, and Occult Revelations by Joscelyn Godwin
  5. Atlantis and the New Consciousness by Stuart Wilson
  6. The Atlantis Blueprint by Rand Flem-Ath & Colin Wilson
  7. Atlantis and the Other Lost Worlds: New Evidence of Ancient Secrets by Frank Joseph
  8. Atlantis in America by Ivar Zapp & George Erikson
  9. Atlantis in the Amazon: Lost Technologies and the Secrets of the Crespi Treasure by Richard Wingate
  10. Atlantis in the Caribbean: And the Comet that Changed the World by Andrew Collins
  11. Atlantis in Wisconsin: New Revelations about the Lost Sunken City by Frank Joseph
  12. Atlantis Rising: The Struggle of Darkness and Light by Patricia Cori
  13. Atlantis: An Interpretation by Manly P. Hall
  14. Atlantis: Ancient Legacy, Hidden Prophecy by John Michael Greer
  15. Atlantis: Insights from a Lost Civilization by Shirley Andrews

MORE ATLANTIS BOOKS

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  1. Atlantis: Star Beings and Earth’s Ancient History by Stephen Shaw
  2. Atlantis: The Antediluvian World by Ignatius L. Donnelly
  3. Atlantis: The Eighth Continent by Charles Frambach Berlitz
  4. The Book of Earths: Hollow Earth, Ancient Maps, Atlantis, and Other Theories by Edna Kenton
  5. The Destruction of Atlantis by Frank Joseph
  6. Discover Atlantis: A Guide to Reclaiming the Wisdom of the Ancients by Diana Cooper
  7. Edgar Cayce on Atlantis by Edgar Evans Cayce (MY REVIEW)
  8. Egypt: Child of Atlantis by John Gordon
  9. From Atlantis to the Sphinx by Colin Wilson
  10. Gateway to Atlantis by Andrew Collins
  11. Lost Cities of Atlantis, Ancient Europe & the Mediterranean by David Hatcher Childress
  12. The Lost Empire of Atlantis: History’s Greatest Mystery by Gavin Menzies
  13. Our Story of Atlantis: Written Down for the Hermetic Brotherhood by William P. Phelon
  14. The Secret of Atlantis by Otto Muck
  15. Survivors of Atlantis: Their Impact on World Culture by Frank Joseph
  16. When the Sky Fell: In Search of Atlantis by Rand & Rose Flem-Ath
  17. White Beacons of Atlantis by Natalie Sian Glasson

LEMURIA BOOKS

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  1. The History of the Hopi From Their Origins in Lemuria by Oswald White Bear Fredericks
  2. In Search of Lemuria by Mark R. Williams
  3. Kirael: Lemurian Legacy for The Great Shift by Fred Sterling
  4. Lemuria: The Buried Truth by Tiffany Wardle
  5. Lemuria: The Lost Continent of the Pacific by Wishar S. Cerve
  6. Lemurian Scrolls: Angelic Prophecies Revealing Human Origins by Satguru Sivay Subramuniyaswami
  7. Lost Cities of Ancient Lemuria and the Pacific by David Hatcher Childress
  8. The Lost Civilization of Lemuria: The Rise and Fall of the World’s Oldest Culture by Frank Joseph
  9. The Lost Continent of Mu by James Churchward (MY REVIEW)
  10. The Lost Land of Lemuria: Fabulous Geographies, Catastrophic Histories by Sumathi Ramaswamy
  11. The Magic of Lemuria by Christine Auriela Aloisio
  12. Ra-Mu of Lemuria Speaks by Ruth Norman
  13. Telos: The Revelation of the New Lemuria by Aurelia Louise Jones (MY REVIEW)

ATLANTIS AND LEMURIA BOOKS

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  1. The Ancients: Investigations into the Lost Civilizations of Lemuria and Atlantis by Fernando S. Gallegos
  2. Atlantis & Lemuria—The Lost Continents Revealed! By Tom T. Moore
  3. Cosmic Memory: Atlantis and Lemuria by Rudolph Steiner
  4. Edgar Cayce’s Atlantis and Lemuria: The Lost Civilizations in the Light of Modern Discoveries by Frank Joseph
  5. Lemuria & Atlantis: Studying the Past to Survive the Future by Shirley Andrews (MY REVIEW)
  6. Atlantis-Lemuria and the Modern Connection by Teodor Gherasim
  7. The Lost Lands: A Magickal History of Lemuria, Atlantis, and Avalon by Lucy Cavendish
  8. The Story of Atlantis and the Lost Lemuria by William Scott Elliot
  9. The Submerged Continents of Atlantis and Lemuria by Rudolf Steiner
  10. Three Worlds Lost: The History of Mu, Lemuria, and Atlantis by Denny Highben

Which Atlantis or Lemuria books have you read? Comment your list below!

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My May 2018 Book Haul

GOOD NEWS

I’ve completed one of my 2018 book resolutions: read three YA books!

  1. 23:27 by H.L Roberts (January 2018)
  2. Brazen by Pénélope Bagieu (April 2018)
  3. Hurricane Kiss byDeborah Blumenthal (February 2018)

One goal down, two more to go! Now, here’s my May 2018 book haul!

ADULT NON-FICTION

NEW AGE/METAPHYSICAL

1. The Hermetica by Timothy Freke & Peter Gandy (5/5 stars) (review)

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Interested in mystical philosophy? Read The Hermetica. This book is a condensed version of the Corpus Hermeticum, a collection of writings from the legendary Hermes Trismegistus.

For readers into:

  • Ancient Egyptian philosophy
  • Esoteric wisdom
  • Hermes Trismegistus

2. The Sariel Crystals by Frederick A. Elder (3.5/5 stars) (review)

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Before Sariel left our planet eons ago, he left 14 crystals for humanity. The crystals were never found.

Sariel reveals his position as an “Earth Watcher” and the missing pieces of history you won’t find in any mainstream history textbook.

For readers into:

  • Alternative ancient history
  • Channeled books
  • Extraterrestrials

SELF-HELP

1. The Attractor Factor by Joe Vitale (4/5 stars)

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Everybody wants money to fall in their lap with ease. It can be hard nowadays with unsuccessful job searches and disappointing careers with low wages. It doesn’t have to be that way forever.

Joe Vitale believes money is attracted to those with the right energy and mindset. Use the tips in this book and your finances might change for the better.

I’ve written tons of notes from this book. Law of attraction followers will love it.

For readers into:

  • Affirmations
  • The Law of Attraction
  • Self-help books

WRITING

1. Write Faster, Write Better by David A. Fryxell (3/5 stars)

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I’ve felt Writer Faster, Write Better was too long even though I enjoyed the material. The key lessons I’ve learned is to cut the crap while editing and get straight to the questions you want to be answered during the research process.

Don’t forget: outlines are your best friends!

For readers into:

  • Books about writing
  • Writing faster
  • Non-fiction writing

2. Writing Feature Stories by Matthew Ricketson & Caroline Graham(4/5 stars) (review)

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I thought Writing Feature Stories was a mistake. At first, it started out as a book focusing on magazine writing, but it turned to blog writing topics (why I checked this out).

Since this book was published in Australia, there are many references you won’t understand. Don’t let it discourage you from reaching its valuable writing tips. This book has helpful “how to write reviews” infographics too. I forgot to scan them before I returned the book to the library.

For readers into:

  • Learning how to compose great interview articles
  • Perfecting the article research process
  • Writing for magazines and blogs

COMICS/GRAPHIC NOVELS

MARVEL

1. Infinity Incoming by Stan Lee (3/5 stars)

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After watching Avengers: Infinity Wars, I’ve been hunting down any comics I could find about Thanos. Infinity Incoming is a compilation of comics somewhat related to the Infinity Wars.

One story shows Thanos when he was a kind, genius kid. A tragic event changed him forever into the mad villain we know today.

Thanos’ mother almost killed him when he was born. From the beginning, she knew Thanos was bound to be a destructive force upon the entire universe.

For readers into:

  • The Avengers
  • The Inhumans
  • Marvel comics

2. Thanos: The Infinity Revelation by Jim Starlin (3/5 stars)

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In The Infinity Revelation, Thanos brings back his archrival Warlock to life to do some cosmic multi-dimensional business. This comic is not for the Marvel noob like myself, but it’s still worth the read.

For readers into:

  • Alternative/multi-dimensional reality themes
  • Marvel supervillains
  • Thanos

3. The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl v.1 – “Squirrel Power” by Ryan North (3/5 stars)

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Squirrel girl? Marvel seriously made a hero named Squirrel Girl?

Doreen Green has been on Marvel’s pages since 1991. Will she make an appearance in the Marvel films? A Netflix series at least. Reading this comic has certainly given me hopes.

For readers into:

  • Marvel comics
  • Squirrel Girl
  • Superheroines

ORIGINAL

1. California Dreamin’ by Pénélope Bagieu (3.5/5 stars)

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Have you heard of “California Dreamin” by the Mamas & Papas? I heard the song before, but I didn’t know Cass Elliott or the band’s history.

Penelope Bagieu has created an intimate story about Elliott’s life making her way to stardom despite facing family loss, her weight, and band drama.

For readers into:

  • The 60s music scene
  • Biography comics
  • Comics featuring female leads

2. Exquisite Corpse by Pénélope Bagieu (2/5 stars) (review)

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I didn’t know what was going on with Exquisite Corpse. The main character complained through all her problems and received a happy ending for doing nothing.

Yeah, no. I love Pénélope Bagieu’s works, but this story was meh.

For readers into:

  • Comics with female leads
  • Romantic comedies (This was supposed to be one?)
  • Stories set in Paris

3. Paper Girls v. 4 by Brian K. Vaughan (4/5 stars)

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Every Paper Girls volume I’ve read so far has taken me deeper into a world full of time-traveling plot twists! I love it!

For readers into:

  • Sci-fi comics
  • Suburban kids on grand adventures
  • Time-travel stories

I also read: Paper Girls 1, 2, & 3

What was in your May book haul? Comment below your list or post a link to your haul post!

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BOOK REVIEW: “The Sariel Crystals”

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14 holographic crystals were placed on Earth long ago for anyone to find and learn about their true origins. Now, lost forever.

Sariel, an extraterrestrial being, chooses author Frederick Elder to channel his teachings compiled into The Sariel Crystals. This book discusses some rather interesting topics reminding me straight from Ancient Aliens. Not to say it’s awful. I mean, I freaking love that show even the crazy ones.

 ANCIENT EGYPT & THE BIBLE

According to The Sariel Crystals, King Akhenaton is part alien, and the government is covering up aliens’ existence.  You must read this book with an open mind especially to the Biblical topics. Sariel reveals Mary, mother of Jesus, was inseminated.

Jesus was never meant to be titled “Christ” or “Son of God.” His true purpose was to spread the truth of God, not from a religious standpoint, but spiritual. God is all-powerful energy, not some old man chilling in the skies judging everyone.

The purpose of our very existence is to reunite with God.

Sounds a bit much, right? Like I said before, this is one of those books you must approach with an open mind.

One favorite portion of The Sariel Crystals was the Sphinx and the pyramids. Sariel says the Sphinx was originally a dog representing the dog star Sirius. Over time, a pharaoh’s head replaced the dog’s head.

Archaeologists always wonder why the Pyramids never had any tombs sealed inside. Sariel reveals the Great Pyramids was a communication and energy center.

Still like WTF? Yeah, I know. It’s a lot to take in.

CONCLUSION

I recommend The Sariel Crystals for readers who like reading channeled books, conspiracy theories, and ancient alien theories. This book may make you wonder and review your current religious and historical beliefs.

Personally, I’m not sure what to think about our origins, but I’ll tell you this: there’s so much we don’t know about our planet, much less, our universe.

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Manly P. Hall: An Author Highlight

What do Elvis Presley, Ronald Reagan, and the occult have in common?

Nope, not the Illuminati.

These notable figures have read books from the occult philosopher Manly P. Hall. Hall’s The Secret Destiny of America influenced Reagan’s speeches. Meanwhile, Presley wanted to meet Hall in California after reading The Secret Teachings of All Ages (review). Fearing he would meet up with fan mobs, he sent his wife Priscilla in his stead.

I came across Hall through my interest in Atlantis. Various books on the lost continent have briefly mentioned him.

WHO WAS MANLY P. HALL?

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Manly Palmer Hall (1901-1990) was born in Peterborough, Ontario. With his parents divorced, he temporarily stayed with his grandmother in South Dakota. When she passed away, Hall moved to California where his mystic journey began.

OCCULT RISING

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Hall wrote extensively on arcane symbolism, secret societies, and lost ancient knowledge throughout his life. He wrote over 150 publications on esoteric topics and delivered over 8,000 speeches. One of Hall’s first books was on Freemasonry before he officially joined the brotherhood. He became a 33˚ Freemason (Scottish Rite) in 1973.

In 1934, Hall founded the Philosophical Research Society(PRS) in Los Angeles.  People from all over can visit the site and read the books Hall has collected in his research library. Eager learners can attend classes for a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies and master degrees in consciousness studies and transformational psychology.

Someday, I’m visiting the PRS! I already see myself buying many books from the official bookstore!

BOOKS (more on Amazon & Goodreads)

  1. The Initiates of the Flame (1922)
  2. The Lost Keys of Freemasonry (1923)
  3. The Secret Teachings of All Ages (1928)
  4. The Pineal Gland: The Eye of God (1934)
  5. The Occult Anatomy of Man (1937)
  6. Healing: The Divine Art (1943)
  7. The Secret Destiny of America (1944)
  8. The Mystical Christ (1951)
  9. Reincarnation: The Cycle of Necessity (1979)
  10. The Spiritual Centers of Man (1987)

MANLY P. HALL QUOTES

Man’s status in the natural world is determined therefore by the quality of his thinking.” –The Secret Teachings of All Ages (1928)

All things manifesting in the lower world exist at first in the intangible rings of the upper spheres, so that creation is, in truth, the process of making tangible the intangible by extending the intangible into various, vibratory rates.” –The Qabbalah, The Secret Doctrine of Israel (2012)

“The pineal gland is a link between the consciousness of man and the invisible world of Nature. Whenever the arc of the pituitary body contacts this gland there are flashes of temporary clairvoyance, but the process of making these two work together consistently is one regularly not only years but lives of consecration and special physiological and biological training. This third eye is the Cyclopean eye of the ancients, for it was an organ of conscious vision long before the physical eyes formed, although vision was a sense of cognition rather than sight in those ancient days.” –Melchizedek and the Mystery of Fire (1927)

VIDEOS

Manly P. Hall – Cause & Effect in Mental Process

 

Manly P. Hall – Pineal Gland & the Endocrine System

 

Manly P. Hall- Unseen Forces that Affect Our Lives *comes in five parts*

  • The Living Universe Beyond our Sensory Perceptions
  • Demonism in the 20th century
  • Obsession and Spirit Possession
  • Thought Forces and Psychic Ghosts
  • Secret Powers and Why We Should Not Use Them

 

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