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Your Current of Inspiration

Consider these two statements this morning: You cannot give what you do not have. You tend to inspire in others that which you have within you. If there is not peace and tranquility in your heart and mind, it is … Continue reading

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The Soul of Your Feelings

“A man is what he thinks about all day long.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Every feeling has a soul, a seed of spirit from whence it germinates. Feelings derive from both good spirits, such as love, generosity and blessing and … Continue reading

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Authority and Critical Analysis

“The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual’s own reason and critical analysis.” ~ Dalai Lama We considered in a previous post that you are the master of your fate and the captain of your soul. Humanity, in this sense, … Continue reading

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The Finer things in Life

On Fields O’er which the Reaper’s Hand has Passed by Henry David Thoreau On fields o’er which the reaper’s hand has pass’d Lit by the harvest moon and autumn sun, My thoughts like stubble floating in the wind And of … Continue reading

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Natalie Merchant sings life into old poems

Natalie Merchant’s singing career spans nearly three decades.  Whether you remember her from the 10,000 Maniacs or from her solo work, you will likely enjoy Merchant’s new album, Leave Your Sleep, a fascinating and diverse collection of poems set to music in true … Continue reading

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