Dream With God

Once upon a time, a young man stumbled upon an inscription above the entrance of an ancient sanctuary. It read, “God dreams the world.” The inscription intrigued the young man but bothered him too. He felt belittled to be just a dream character.  One part of his mind readily accepted the words, another fought them with tooth and nail. Annoyed, he prayed to …

The Old Man and the Field

Once upon a time Landolf, a poor peasant, was scraping his stony field in the cold North of Germany. The climate was rough and it was hard to make a living. Landolf was a humble man, worked hard, and paid the heavy feudal dues to the higher estates without complaining. He loved God, his family, and his neighbors with all …