Something I wrote for offers authors the chance to write something personal about their book(s) to appear on Amazon's website. This morning I finally wrote such a statement for The Big Book of Christian Mysticism. I thought I may as well post it here, so readers of this blog could enjoy it as well. The following text should be published within the next few days on The Big Book of Christian Mysticism's page under the heading "From the Author." When I was eighteen years old, a friend of mine loaned me a copy … [Read more...]

Amazon’s “Click to Look Inside” Feature is Now Live…

If you'd like to take a sneak peek inside The Big Book of Christian Mysticism, or see its back cover, you now can do so, at Amazon's "Click to Look Inside" feature has now been activated for the book. Please take a look... The Big Book of Christian Mysticism on ...and if you haven't pre-ordered your copy, now's a great time to do so! ;-) … [Read more...]

Mystical Books on

Okay, so here's the kind of thing I do when I have too much time on my hands. This morning I created a book list on, featuring my forthcoming book (yes, of course, this is all about marketing) but also 39 other, far more worthy titles on the subjects of Christian mysticism and contemplative spirituality (like the just-released Complete Mystical Works of Meister Eckhart, pictured to the right). If you are looking to fortify your library of books on this wonderful topic, then follow … [Read more...]