Monthly Archives: February 2016

Putin declares cease-fire in Syria

Wow. This one man (with his American counterpart Kerry?) understands how to both reframe chaotic situations and to focus on the complexities of what must be done to affect complete transformation. Let us lend our open hearts and power of … Continue reading

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John Linnemeier: In the Mideast, “heros of reconciliation don’t get much coverage.”

“Whether the MSM prioritizes conflict over peace is a result of an attempt to sell more advertising or some darker conspiracy is almost irrelevant. The fact is incontestable that the heroes of reconciliation don’t get much coverage. This is especially … Continue reading

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PHOTO ESSAY: A walk in Nature, at winter’s end, with Shadow

This morning, during the waning of winter, puppy Shadow and I ventured forth to one of our favorite nearby trails above Griffy Lake. Of course Shadow LOVED the adventure and tended to race ahead. See him? In his orange jacket … Continue reading

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Post-Partum, Post-International UFO Congress 2016

And yes, it did feel like my ever-seeking, ever-analyzing (“nail it down,” “figure it out,” “get it right”) left-brain mind suffered through yet one more (re)birthing process, shattering old paradigms that I didn’t really know I had, and tossing me, … Continue reading

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On my way to UFO Congress, just a note about Michael Moore’s new film:

I’m sitting in the San Francisco airport, waiting for my flight to Phoenix. (Can you believe? I go much further west from Indy in order to go east?) — and enjoying a locally-sourced salad of kale, beets and shaved broccoli. … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day: Lady Gaga, Louis C.K. and Me

I know this isn’t the usual way to celebrate Valentine’s Day, but somehow these two videos belong together, and especially on this day when we are encouraged to worship the longing (and despair) of “romantic love.”   As for the … Continue reading

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Michael Moore’s new film: Will it change America?

Michael Moore thinks so. Michael Moore thinks his new movie will change America My friend Ted told me I must see this new Michael Moore film. Of course I was disposed to see it anyway, given its fabulously provocative title. … Continue reading

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Year of the Fire Monkey Ignites

— with yesterday’s surprise exit of pivotal Supreme Court Jus Antony Scalia, plus, supposedly, “World War III” (hot, even nuclear, version) on the near horizon. Expect the unexpected. Constant swerving to avoid or meet whatever looms ahead. Stay nimble, quick-witted. … Continue reading

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