Dancing With Poetic Sea: An insight into the mystery of wisdom - a novel
How can you see the world through the eyes of wisdom? A mesmerizing new novel from the author of ‘The Savant’.
A man suffering from burnout is attacked by thugs and receives a concussion. Was it a random act, or deliberate? In need of redemption, and to escape his despair, he makes a radical decision to enroll in a quirky poetry workshop in Spain. Hoping it will give a new perspective, he soon realizes he is out of place when encountering a group of literary-types existing in a world of prose and fancy. The enigmatic instructor of the workshop uses poetry to explore the mystery of wisdom. By reluctantly probing his broken past, the man is forced to confront his greatest challenge. Can he find salvation?
Dancing With Poetic Sea is a different kind of novel as it explores diverse worldviews, from secular, to New Age, to Christian. It asks questions about reality and identity, and it takes you into the fascinating world of poetry and art, even exploring the extraordinary paintings of Salvador Dali. The book makes a connection between poetry and wisdom. It suggests that wisdom is the ability to discern reality, and poetry enables this by evoking new ways of seeing. It proposes that characters in the Bible used poetic techniques as a means of teaching wisdom and truth. With thoughtful insight, this story explores the source of wisdom. Does it originate from the ‘self’, or from God? Ten ‘footprints,’ are revealed, that when followed, will change the way you perceive the world.
Rich with descriptions of a picturesque Mediterranean village, this exceptional novel will heighten your senses and transport you to a new way of observing. It challenges you to ask where your footsteps are going . . . and it shows the way.