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A Short Digression While Discussing a Tolstoy Story

At McGurks I asked Siobhán, “Did I ever tell you about the ‘Meanwhiles?’”
“I don’t think so.”
“Back in the days and nights
When The Book of Mev… 155 more words

World Literature

Live Wisely

One who has lived wisely does not fear death.

source: The Buddha
image: Eddie Two Hawks, Image Collection*

*Image Collection refers to those photos that have been used else where by author




Universal Mind is perfection
without images. It is far beyond
the world of thought.
Divine Mind is undisturbed
and exists eternally.

source: The Lankavatara Sutra… 7 more words


The Primal Female

The subtle way of the universe is active.
It is like an unfailing fountain of life
which flows forever in a vast and profound valley. 42 more words


All Power To the Imagination

Have you ever tried to email chicken soup?
Diane di Prima

The Poetry Deal—It’s only 109 pages.

But Diane di Prima—poet, printer, feminist, Buddhist, anarchist, pacifist, cultural revolutionary— packs a lot of life into those pages. 609 more words

World Literature

Till Your Soil

Reason and learning are like body and soul. Without the
body, the soul is nothing but empty wind. Without the soul,
the body is but a senseless frame. 32 more words


Happiness Radiates

Happiness radiates like the fragrance

from a flower and draws all good things towards you.

source: Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
image: Eddie Two Hawks, Eddie’s Garden, Gardenia