New Age Teachings On Self Awareness And Enlightenment Are Explored In An Arthurian Age Story Of Two Siblings Journey To Enlightenment After They Discover Sir Lancelot Living As A Hermit And Uncover His Knowledge Of The Holy Grail.Alura And Frith, Abandoned At An Abbey As Children, Have Grown Up In Social Isolation And Are Desperate For A New Life.Sir Bedivere, Desolate Over The Knights Abandonment Of The Round Table After The Fall Of Camelot, Has Come Up With A Plan.Sir Lancelot, Abandoned By His Once Adoring Public, Has Found Enlightenment While Living As A Hermit.Their Lives Converge When Frith Leads Sir Bedivere To Lancelot S Hermitage There, They Learn That Lancelot Has Found The Holy Grail Within Himself Bedivere Tries, Without Success, To Persuade Lancelot To Come Help Him Rebuild The Knights Of The Round Table After Bedivere Departs, Frith Begs Lancelot To Teach Him, Hoping To Become A Knight Soon Alura Joins Them, Hoping To Snare Herself A Husband.Lancelot, Torn Between A Desire To Be Left Alone And An Obligation To Pass His Knowledge On, Agrees To Teach Them, But Soon Realizes That Everyone Simply Wants To Use Him Yet, Seeing The Spark Of Awareness Growing In Alura And Frith, He Persists And Leads Them On A Quest To Penetrate The Barriers In Themselves That Keep Them From Attaining The Grail.Then Alura Falls In Love With Lancelot And Incites An Angry Mob Bedivere Urges Lancelot To Flee, But Lancelot Stays, Struggling To Finish His Work With Alura And Frith In The Little Time He Has Left.Under Lancelot S Tutelage Alura And Frith Come Of Age, But The Ideas Presented In Lancelot S Grail Invite The Reader To Reconsider What Coming Of Age Really Means.
Lancelot s Grail was published in 2013 He has studied eastern philosophy and meditation for 40 years and is a member of Writers Alliance of Gainesville, Florida Writers Association, and Florida Literary Arts Coalition He is a full time author and has written seven college textbooks with multiple editions.His novel Ragtime Dudes In a Thin Place won the 2016 Royal Palm Literary Award for unpublished fiction He says I started out in creative writing and then spent 22 years in computer software During that period of my life I helped design two of the preeminent medical systems and became an expert in the field Along the way I wrote a college textbook which became a national standard I left the software company, wrote textbooks, and became a full time author Between textbooks I turned my attention back to my creative writing origins I began working on plays and a novel For me balancing the left brain right brain is not that difficult I enjoy writing and find all of it creative, just in different ways For me the secret is do the work I make it a point to work on some writing project every day.
- 304 pages
- Lancelots Grail
- Richard Gartee
- 10 December 2019 Richard Gartee