Matthew Gindin

Matthew Gindin lives in Vancouver, BC and writes and lectures on world wisdom traditions, comparative theology, and holistic medicine. His writings have appeared in The Zen Site and Elephant Journal. He blogs at www.hashkata.com.

What could be cooler than having mentored Lewis Carrol? How about C.S. Lewis calling you his “master”? Being friends with Mark Twain and Walt Whitman? Being the major inspiration of J.R.R Tolkien? Here are 10 George MacDonald quotes (the little known Scottish mystic, poet and writer) to let you in on just that.

10 George MacDonald Quotes (The Scottish Mystic Who Was J.R.R. Tolkien’s Inspiration)

What could be cooler than having mentored Lewis Carrol? How about C.S. Lewis calling you his “master”? Being friends with Mark Twain and Walt Whitman? Being the major inspiration of J.R.R Tolkien? All of this is true of a little known Scottish mystic, poet and writer named George Macdonald (1824-1905). Macdonald wrote dozens of novels …

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