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Ryan Hess

Ryan Hess
Ryan Hess is an alumnus of Wyoming Catholic College, where his studies culminated in his thesis titled: “El Que no Está en el Verso: Borges’ Search for Beauty Beyond Being.” Mr. Hess’ thesis explores the strong similarities between Jorge Luis Borges’ puzzling short stories and the philosophy of Saint Augustine as handed down from Plotinus and others. Mr. Hess will be attending the University of Dallas to pursue his Master’s degree in English beginning in the Fall of 2018.
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In The Waste Land, T.S. Eliot gives us a terrifying gaze at the spiritual reality of the world. All men are cracked, thirsty and longing for death... “The awful daring of a moment’s surrender / which an age of prudence can never retract / by this, and...