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March 2016

Life & Death & The Dream of America

America.  The great unfulfilled dream of America. At the heart of America, and its greatness, are the great questions of life and death. Who are we?  Why are we here? The answers are enacted here and now, in America. —- A reading from “A New Myth for America”. _____________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, poet, […]

A New Myth for America

Millions and millions of people wait for the Rapture. To be gone, to say goodbye forever to this damned Earth. To be lifted into the skies of forever bliss, leaving behind the damned and infidel. Well, there is a new myth arising in this great land of America.  A myth of here and now, and […]

The Mythical Life – Handbook for Youth in a Muddied Age

The mythical life is gained when joyfully confronting, and even welcoming, great challenges. In our time, needed are great visionaries, youth who can dream great dreams, and actualize them. A reading from “Handbook for Youth in a Muddied Age”, by James Hilgendorf. “Handbook for Youth in a Muddied Age” is available as a free digital […]