Protestantism, in rejecting all the liturgical smells and bells – the world of sense itself, convinced us that the word is the truth. Now, it’s not just impolite, but almost witchcraft, to notice when someone’s eyes and hands are telling us more than they’re saying. That’s how TV preachers get away with lying.

— Asher's Maxim 150

Asher Black

Asher Black is a former literary and review editor who writes, thinks, reads, listens, and is interested in the interior darkness of the soul.

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