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Our Honored Dead

Tomorrow we have a day off from classes for a visit to the Yale University campus. For the older students, we’ll also make a side tour of… 387 more words


Creature Thoughts, July 2015

July 2015

Ancient Instincts

To paraphrase a popular quote, that we are “spiritual beings having a physical experience”, sounds profound. However, in many ways, it is a vastly oversimplified concept. 907 more words

Creature Thoughts

The Walking Dead

By Laura Piquero

The biggest battle in the world, is not between political parties, races or sexual orientations, the true battle is between the LIVING and the DEPARTED. 385 more words

Your ancestors are always present...

It’s always present, the inner call to remind us of our connection with our past; our ancient past. You might not have noticed it or felt it, but it’s there. 247 more words

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Random Ramblings: Home for now

My husband came up to Portland to pick up Aleister and I. Before I start writing I have to explain his name.

Aleister was NOT named after the infamous Crowley. 240 more words

Working With The Dead

Day 3: BTK2 in Mbale, Mutoto circumcision site.

We reach the land of the Bamasaba after an 8hrs bus ride past Lira’s Bisina, Soroti’s rocks, just a pinch of what we saw. We are urshered into busy; buses, taxis, boda bodas, traders, construction. 847 more words


A dream in the desert

Night falls in desert
fire warms in cold
Gently oh so gently
Makes you sleep
Burying the dark
thoughts so deep
and hugs
Kind words… 13 more words