WIlliam, ‘Medical Medium: Secrets Behind Chronic and Mystery Illness and How to Finally Heal’ – A Healing Wisdom

WIlliam, ‘Medical Medium: Secrets Behind Chronic and Mystery Illness and How to Finally Heal’ – A Healing Wisdom

Medical Medium: Secrets Behind Chronic and Mystery Illness and How to Finally Heal by Anthony WIlliam Reviewed by David Lorimer Anthony William is the Edgar Cayce of our time in terms of the intuitive diagnostic scans he gives people, pinpointing their health challenges and advising them on a healing course to take, often after years […]

Gotzsche, C ‘Deadly Psychiatry and Organised Denial’ – More Evidence-Based Outrage

Gotzsche, C ‘Deadly Psychiatry and Organised Denial’ – More Evidence-Based Outrage

Deadly Psychiatry and Organised Denial by Peter C. Gotzsche Reviewed by David Lorimer Last April I reviewed Peter Gotzsche’s earlier book Deadly Medicines and Organised Crime, which was a systematic exposition of the corruption of the medical system through the pervasive influence of the pharmaceutical industry that effectively controls education, journals, regulation and governments, the last […]

Duhm, D ‘Terra Nova. Global Revolution and the Healing of Love’ – Global Revolution and the Healing of Love

Duhm, D ‘Terra Nova. Global Revolution and the Healing of Love’ – Global Revolution and the Healing of Love

Terra Nova. Global Revolution and the Healing of Love by Dieter Duhm  Review by David Lorimer The central theme of this visionary yet practical book is how we generate a new form of humaneness based on trust and mutual support. In the late 1960s, the author was a Marxist activist, but he realised that Marxism did […]

Luke, D and Hunter, J ‘Talking with the Spirits: Ethnographies from Between the Worlds’ – Ethnographies from between the Worlds

Luke, D and Hunter, J ‘Talking with the Spirits: Ethnographies from Between the Worlds’ – Ethnographies from between the Worlds

Talking with the Spirits: Ethnographies from Between the Worlds edited by Jack Hunter and David Luke Reviewed by Paul Williams This far-reaching collection of essays portrays the subtle differences in world-wide beliefs in the existence of spirits of the dead, and explains how their energy can be harnessed by the living to ease the pain […]

Lindop, G ‘Charles Williams: The Third Inkling’ – A Co-inherent Pattern

Lindop, G ‘Charles Williams: The Third Inkling’ – A Co-inherent Pattern

Charles Williams: The Third Inkling by Grevel Lindop Reviewed by Nicholas Colloff   Grevel Lindop’s new and excellent biography opens with Charles Williams, who, by poverty, was forced to abandon his formal education at seventeen, lecturing to spellbound, ever increasing, audiences at Oxford University in 1940. He was allowed to lecture only because it was wartime when […]

Levin, L ‘Celestial Twins: The Codes of Destiny’ – The Codes of Destiny

Celestial Twins: The Codes of Destiny by Elizabetha Levin, Ph.D.   Reviewed by Jon and Troya Turner  For me the two most striking questions from these comparative stories are: Why do bad things happen to good people? Can it be that the non-genetic temporal Theta-factor is even stronger than all the known factors responsible for shaping our […]

Snyder, T ‘Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning’ – What Caused the Holocaust?

Snyder, T ‘Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning’ – What Caused the Holocaust?

Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning by Timothy Snyder Reviewed by Steve Minett, PhD     As its title implies, this is a very dark book about a very dark subject; the Holocaust and its causes. Snyder’s innovative theory is that the immediate cause of the terrible, and almost unimaginably massive, slaughter of human […]

Read, T ‘Walking Shadows: Archetype and Psyche in Crisis and Growth’ – Archetype and Psyche in Crisis and Growth

Read, T ‘Walking Shadows: Archetype and Psyche in Crisis and Growth’ – Archetype and Psyche in Crisis and Growth

Walking Shadows: Archetype and Psyche in Crisis and Growth by Dr. Tim Read Reviewed by David Lorimer In this bold book, Tim Read skilfully navigates the SMN guidelines of intuitive insight and rational analysis by combining his own psycho-spiritual journey with his extensive psychiatric experience of spiritual emergence and emergency, especially in relation to both […]

Lydon, J ‘Anger Is an Energy: My Life Uncensored’ – Anger Management

Lydon, J ‘Anger Is an Energy: My Life Uncensored’ – Anger Management

Anger Is an Energy: My Life Uncensored by John Lydon Reviewed by Martin Lockley Much as I love my thrice-annual copy of the Network magazine, I find the articles and book reviews, while fascinating, sometimes thematically rather similar, dealing with, among other things, sometimes hard-to-define, alternative world views, and intractable problems of consciousness.  These are […]

Smith, A. P ‘Lost Teachings of the Cathars: Their Beliefs and Practices’ – An Esoteric Quest

Smith, A. P ‘Lost Teachings of the Cathars: Their Beliefs and Practices’ – An Esoteric Quest

Lost Teachings of the Cathars: Their Beliefs and Practices by Andrew Phillip Smith Reviewed by David Lorimer Living down in Cathar country makes one aware of the extent to which it is the brand of the region. There is the Sentier Cathare, Cathar castles and even – rather ironically given their ascetic way of life – […]