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March 1, 2015
by Stuart
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I Don’t Know

I don’t know who I don’t know how I don’t know then I don’t know now I don’t know if I don’t know but I don’t know where I don’t know what I don’t know why I don’t know when … Continue reading

March 1, 2015
by Stuart
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Breakfast, by Harry Graham

A favourite poem, and a sobering moral tale The perfect breakfast, all must own, is that which man enjoys alone Peace, perfect peace, is found, they say, only with loved ones far away And there is naught but solitude that suits … Continue reading

March 1, 2015
by Stuart
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The Shaman’s Prayer

I am already given to the power that rules my fate. I cling to nothing, so I have nothing to defend. I have no thoughts, so I will See. I fear nothing, so I will remember myself. Detached and at … Continue reading

March 1, 2015
by Stuart
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SAY YES

Say Yes To Yes Say No To No Accept Acceptance Reject Rejection Say Come In To Come In Say Get Out To Get Out Support Support Deny Denial Be True To Truth Give the Lie To Lies Love Love Meet … Continue reading

March 1, 2015
by Stuart
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Maya Angelou – Come And Be My Baby

The highway is full of big cars Going nowhere fast And folks is smoking anything that’ll burn Some people wrap their loves around a cocktail glass And you sit wondering where you’re going to turn. I got it. Come. And … Continue reading

March 1, 2015
by Stuart
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Sir George Trevelyan: will you wake?

The human heart can go the lengths of God. Dark and cold we may be, but this Is no winter now. The frozen misery Of centuries cracks, breaks, begins to move; The thunder is the thunder of the floes, The … Continue reading

March 1, 2015
by Stuart
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Desiderata

Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even … Continue reading

March 1, 2015
by Stuart
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Stupa: the Buddhist symbol and its meaning

“Among the oldest of architectural forms, the Stupa is a universal symbol of enlightened mind, a familiar sight in all countries where Buddhism has flourished.” Our friend Roni introduced us to these. This page gives you a very good introduction … Continue reading