Articles by Eli Petzold

7 articles found.

I'm Going Home

singing towards death from The Sacred Harp

Occult, May 02 2014

by Eli Petzold

We have gathered together to sing about death. The sun shines through the windows of the Providence Friends Meetinghouse, brightening the …

Qui Sunt Hi

Hildegaard’s spectatorship and salvation

Occult, Mar 07 2014

by Eli Petzold

“Who are these who are like clouds?” Languorous and melismatic, rising and falling, the resonant, deep voices of men begin Ordo …

Pagan Providence

Literary, Mar 07 2014

by Eli Petzold

here where wood statues of the old gods stand at the meeting of two rivers, withered and withering in wind and …


notes on the second card of Tarot’s Major Arcana

Occult, Feb 07 2014

by Eli Petzold

We find, on the Tarot card of the High Priestess, a woman, cloaked in a blue mantle, a white cross of …

Excerpt from Unmoored

a one-act play

Literary, Oct 25 2013

by Eli Petzold

iii. history, or something [AQUARIUS on a mountaintop.] AQUARIUS i want you to come up the mountain with me. this is …

Kissing Christ

Literary, Sep 26 2013

by Eli Petzold

CONFESSION i’m falling in love again, finally, slowly, carefully. he’s thin and gangly and kind of scruffy. oh, and he’s an …