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A Few Book Recommendations for Goldman Sachs

Recently, I came across the Goldman Sachs reading list. Yes, that would be the list of books that Goldman Sachs, banking firm of our nightmares, recommends that you read. 678 more words


El lobo estepario LIII

El erudito venia en dirección opuesta, tieso y algo miope, y sólo me conoció cuando ya estaba a punto de pasar a mi lado. Se lanzó hacia mí con gran efusión, y yo, en mi estado deplorable, se lo agradecí casi. 456 more words

Hermann Hesse

El lobo estepario LII

La vida sabía horriblemente amarga; yo sentía cómo el asco creciente desde hace tiempo alcanzaba su máxima altura, como la vida me repelía y me arrojaba fuera. 178 more words

Hermann Hesse

A Thought Provoking Perspective

Sunday, May 22nd, 12pm EDT ~ “Some of us think holding on makes us strong but sometimes it’s letting go.” Thank to you to poet, novelist and painter, … 154 more words

Annette Rochelle Aben

"Autumn Takes Hold of My Life"

What do I care about bearing fruit, about achieving goals?
I blossomed and flowers were my purpose.
Now I am wilting and nothing but wilting is my aim.

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Water Is...

“Have you also learned that secret from the river; that there is no such thing as time? That the river is everywhere at the same time, at the source and at the mouth, at the waterfall, at the ferry, at the current, in the ocean and in the mountains, everywhere and that the present only exists for it, not the shadow of the past nor the shadow of the future.”–Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha

The Meaning Of Water

It waits

A  chilly Spring, chilly enough for mulled wine in the afternoon.  An acquaintance left her lover and now lives in a Winnebago where she spends her days writing and birdwatching. 138 more words

Scala Mystica