Alexander Lorincz

Biography

Alexander Lőrincz is an American author. He possesses bachelor’s degrees in philosophy and English, and is working towards a master’s degree in English. He has been a student of oriental religions since 2006, and western religion since 2008. His writing is heavily influenced by esotericism and mysticism.

Books

A Music Drama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » German Poetry
This poem, narrated in the style of a Wagnerian music drama, tells the tale of the National Socialist conquest of Europe.
The Book of Shiva
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Religious
The Book of Shiva is a dialogue between the Hindu god Shiva and the sage Vyasa. Divided into sections, each explores an aspect of the spiritual life, or else topics such as art, reincarnation, men and women, wisdom, and symbolism. The Book of Shiva concludes with a vision of remarkable optimism, with the union of Shiva with his celestial spouse, Shakti.
Sándor and Shivaswara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Religious
This short story, based on the historical explorer Sándor de Kőrös, tells the tale of his trek to the Orient. The historical de Kőrös traveled to the Indian subcontinent by foot in the 19th century. In this fictional story, his journey ends in Rajasthan, where he meets Shivaswara, a yogi, who becomes his spiritual teacher.
The Harrowing of Hell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Religious
This brief and poetic work is a retelling of the Eastern Orthodox story of Christ’s descent into hell. In Eastern Christianity, after Jesus dies on the cross he descends into the underworld to free the righteous souls there. He does this in the three days prior to the Resurrection.
Emily
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short work is based on Emily, an alienated adolescent girl. In “Emily,” a psychological narrative unfolds. Emily delves into her unconscious and discovers the many illusions she lives in. This is framed in the context of Emily going back to school – simultaneously returning to the source of her memories and going “back to school” about herself.
Anastasis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 270. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
The word “Anastasis” is the Greek word for “Resurrection.” This otherworldly and mystic poem tells the tale of a spiritual seeker who sinks into the abysses of self-hate, sterility, and death – recalling the lamentations of the Old Testament and the writings of St. John of the Cross. The speaker in this poem sinks to these depths in the imitation of Christ to attain immortality.
Completed Works: 2015
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Religious
A collection of works, each artistically rich and exploring the inner life. Contains “Sándor and Shivaswara,” a story of an orientalist's journey to India; The Book of Shiva, a dialogue between the Hindu god and a sage; "The Harrowing of Hell," a tale of Christ's descent into Hades; "Anastasis," a poem about a spiritual seeker's quest for immortality; and "Emily," a psychological narrative.

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