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The Posture of Love

The Posture of Love

by, Heather Keyser

In a classroom 

made of a tent 

reminiscent of revivals, 

our teacher asked, 

“Who here has been 

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Poetry

Upside Down in the Moonlight

by, Heather Keyser

(Writer’s Camp, at Esalen institute in Big Sur, CA)

Last night in the moonlight I practiced doing handstands against a cypress tree on the lawn in front of Esalen.  122 more words

Aldous Huxley's Influence on the Esalen Institute

Although Murphy and Price actually met Aldous Huxley only once, in January of 1962 when the author visited them briefly in Big Sur shortly before his death on November 22, 1963 (the same day, it turns out, that JFK was assassinated), his intellectual and personal influence on the place was immense.

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A MILLION DOLLAR CUP OF COFFEE : Big Sur Bliss

Here,  a few paces down from  Esalen, Jaimie made our morning pour-over, organic coffee.   With this view, coupled with the sweet, gentle air,  we called it our million dollar cup of coffee….because everyone says the view here is worth a million dollars. 129 more words

MUST WATCH/LISTEN -- Nonviolent Communication, Pt. 1 "Is NVC Consistent with the Trivium Method?" 229 w/Bill Joslin

via Trivium Education
May 24, 2015

Episode 229 is an interview with Bill Joslin, his sixth appearance, titled: Nonviolent Communication, Pt. 1 “Is NVC Consistent with the Trivium Method?”. 519 more words

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