Grim Tidings
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Grim Tidings

The Audacity of the Quran

Is the essence of monotheism still respectable?

Image by Steven Su, from Unsplash

The Quran is likely the most read or recited book that happens also to be the most repetitive and tiresome work of literature.

There’s no over-arching story in the Quran, like in the Torah or the Gospels. The Quran is more like the Q source or the Gospel of Thomas, a gushing stream of sayings, including dialogues…

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Benjamin Cain

Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.