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A young man finds a way to share himself by taking advantage of human nature. Read More
“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good,… Read More

Book / Poetry

February 26, 2022

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Cover art: "Blue" by Dewey Green ... EDIT: I forgot to mention the title itself "Wisdom thoroughly learned will not be forgotten" is a quote from Pythagoras!!! ... Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 17, 2022

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Shelves: 1

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Stop for a moment and imagine how it all started. My poem. Read More
A lonely boy at the Tube station at night. A woman of big heart and even bigger wit. A mother's need to warm the lost soul... in a clash with the juvenile urge to resist the whole world. Read More
what is Sophia, is she the rebel, the anarchist of spirituality? Read More
An about face from my professed convictions of the past half decade. Read More
A haiku poem about awareness. Read More
A haiku poem about awareness. Read More
One needs to be in lasting physical, emotional and ideational wellness. Tips, pills, and ‘shoulds’ abound; still, wellness is elusive. Wellness is largely a function of emotional ‘poise’ of consciousness. Wisdom of wellness is in being the ‘master of mechanism’, ‘internalizing’ the multifaceted life-living realisms and then, creating a personalized… Read More

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Poem / Other

March 23, 2021

A poem about how consciousness seems to almost sneak up on us and attention takes intention. Read More

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It's about the role of both the heart and the brain in receiving guidance about the situations and decisions of life. Read More
I wrote this poem while thinking of the paths we choose in life, and those that choose us , and of how when we are young, we seem so oblivious to the lessons others try to teach us because we have to experience them to learn from them. Read More

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Someday we will all be united - but only if we curb our greed and jealousies. Read More
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