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REFLECTION: Total Eclipse, by Annie Dillard

From Teaching a Stone to Talk: Expeditions and Encounters

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It had been like dying, that sliding down the mountain pass.  It had been like the death of someone, irrational, that sliding down the mountain pass and into the region of dread.   5,536 more words

Nature

Life is Not a Purely an Intellectual Exercise

Writer Annie Dillard says, “How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives. What we do with this hour, and that one, is what we are doing.” (From “ 97 more words

Conversation

Notable Quotables for your Wednesday CreativeMotivity

Words—they inspire. Help us believe. Resonate. And touch our soul. Join us for a daily dose of Notable Quotables, and start your day off with quotes for your creative motivation—or as we like to call it—CreativeMotivity.

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Notable Quotables for your Tuesday CreativeMotivity

Words—they inspire. Help us believe. Resonate. And touch our soul. Join us for a daily dose of Notable Quotables, and start your day off with quotes for your creative motivation—or as we like to call it—CreativeMotivity.

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Still, "So Many Books, So Little Time"

There are books we read for pleasure. Others we scan for facts, information. Some books are meant to be read slowly, to be absorbed in bits and pieces, pondered and then read again. 959 more words

Inspirational

summer schedule

As someone who has a very irregular schedule I am use to variety in my day to day life.  And I like it that way, I enjoy being flexible and allowing some days to take me where they wants to go. 236 more words

Blogs

The Courage Not to Matter

Ask me what my aspiration is.

I want to disappear. In a manner of speaking.

Stay with me for a moment. This morning, I opened my front door and walked out into the dawn light. 1,041 more words

Musings