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Superheroes


Stan Lee said: “[I decided to create] the kind of characters I could personally relate to. They’d be flesh and blood … they’d be fallible and feisty, and — most important of all — inside their colorful, costumed booties they’d still have feet of clay.” Continue reading

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The Growing Dark


The moon was new at 3:42 am here, adding to the darkness of these days that shorten with the approach to the Solstice, just over a week away. A yoga friend posts bravely to Facebook, imagining the possibility of her … Continue reading

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February ground by Marge Piercy | The Writer’s Almanac with Garrison Keillor


Here is my vote for today’s quote, which finds the transcendent in the everyday. Everything revealed is magical, splendid in its ordinary shining. via February ground by Marge Piercy | The Writer’s Almanac with Garrison Keillor. It’s worth reading the … Continue reading

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Announcing Your Place in the Family of Things


or, Life Imitates Art (Again) This morning was “Poetry Sunday” at my church, and this is an expanded version of how I led my contribution to the service, a recitation of some poems I had written last year, which you … Continue reading

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Sleepless, Night Traveling, and Tejas in the Tamas


listening to "Marconi Union – Sleepless" – Second night in a row. What’s up with that? http://t.co/fFQRmONB — Richard Hudak (@drwh0) December 31, 2011 Tonight, for the second night in a row, I am uncharacteristically sleepless. I don’t know what’s … Continue reading

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perfectionism minefield


How wonderful to read this acknowledgement from Brenée Brown, social work researcher, who a few months ago was a darling in Anusara circles, her TED talks on vulnerability making the rounds of blogs and discussion board. Personally, I’m in that … Continue reading

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