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I Build Awesome Websites

I have been creating websites since 2006, when I first started to learn how to write code with HTML and CSS. In 2009 I learned how to develop websites using WordPress as a content management system, which opened up a new world of possibilities in effectively engaging and communicating with the online world. 236 more words


…one gives away what is in reality a part of one’s nature and substance, while to receive something is to recieve a part of someone’s spiritual essence.

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Capitalism, Gift Economy, and Prices that are too Damn High

I no longer have any clue what capitalism means. And it seems that some people desperately need to talk about it. And when they talk about it, it seems that the thing they need to say is “capitalism is bad”. 878 more words

Bring on the Receivers

Genesis 22: 1-14, Matthew 10:40-42

Welcome to another difficult passage of scripture: the story of the binding of Isaac.

Let’s begin by asking: How did Jesus think about this passage? 1,242 more words


Web Design Company using the Gift Economy Model

Is it possible to create a successful company by giving everything you have and are capable of doing away – for free? Certainly, it isn’t something that many business or marketing professors would teach, let alone encourage. 249 more words


Meet Mago Contributor, Genevieve Vaughan

Genevieve Vaughan (b. Texas 1939) has been working on the idea of a maternal gift economy and culture for more than 40 years. She created the international, multicultural all-women activist Foundation for a Compassionate Society based in Austin, Texas (1987-2005), one continuing project of which is the Temple of the Goddess Sekhmet in Cactus Springs, Nevada, (1992-present). 195 more words



I am very aware it has been a while since I last posted, this is not through a lack of material to post. In fact Shimnix is the busiest it has ever been. 125 more words