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The Beautiful Work

“¬†In early June the world of leaf and blade and flowers explodes, and every sunset is different.” – John Steinbeck, The Winter of Our Discontent On this last day of spring, the promise of summer is found on the sun … Continue reading

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Realm

Tell me, please, where do you dwell? Is it between soundbites and currency struggling to find your place, your very breath at the edges of the life you were meant to live? Is it between the messy earthly imperfection and … Continue reading

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November Reverie

“Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.” – Ronald Reagan November is the month that usually chases us down to Mexico, we begin to miss the warmth of the sun as the autumn rains begin to blanket … Continue reading

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Surfacing

“ The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.” – Henry Miller As I move through the apartment these days I’m aware that the light outside is changing – … Continue reading

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The Way Is Love, Part 2

“ The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.” – Alan Watts The last days of summer are upon us and I have made it through that … Continue reading

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Tribal (Let’s Dance)

“How can anyone entering a bookstore leave without at least one book?” ¬†overheard in the new “Indigo Spirit” bookstore on Granville St. When I heard the above comment, it made me smile; I knew then I was in good company … Continue reading

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Winter Spirit

“Not what we have, but what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance.” – Epicurus At this time of year my feeling of abundance comes in the form of a stack of books (both new and second-hand) on a shelf in the … Continue reading

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