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Another Thread To Weave

On a cold and clear December night in 1985, I drove alone up the Napa Valley. I had just been to the first ceremony I had attended in years. 1,052 more words

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Oh, Good Grief!

I love this time of year.  Why, my Northern Hemisphere brethren might ask with the shortening days and the polar vortex winding itself up in the Siberian Steppes?  294 more words


The true meaning of karma

I nap while the beef simmers in the stove, thickening over the house, day sagging into night. There is coffee and beer and water in between to wash us out, to cleanse us, bobbing up and down upon days. 846 more words


There Is No Country for Half-Japanese, Half-Irish/French/German/Portuguese/Swiss Girls

Last Thursday, my school hosted a set of workshops for Martin Luther King Day. I helped to run a workshop called “A Conversation about Being Multiracial.”  My mom is from Tokyo, Japan, and my dad is from Newport, Rhode Island.  756 more words

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1.4 Miles To Go

“Do I need to bring toilet paper?” I asked, shuffling around Josh’s roommates’ bathroom. It was much cleaner than his, which smelled like sweaty towels and mold. 3,104 more words

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Book Review The Best of Jonathan's Corner

Title: The Best of Jonathan’s Corner

Author: CJS Hayward

Genre: Creative non-fiction / many genres / religion and spirituality / Eastern Orthodox

The Best of Jonathan’s Corner, newly expanded ​ after getting five star reviews​, is a collection of varied works of Eastern Orthodox mystical theology.

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Book Excerpt from The Luddite's Guide to Technology


iPhones and Spirituality

I would like to talk about iPhones and spirituality, and what spirituality has to do with right use of things like iPhones. 646 more words

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