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Writing With Dream Fragments

I’m a night person (although I’m a morning writer) and I enjoy being up after the world has slowed and the business of the day has ended. 373 more words

The Poet In The World

Poetry and Perception

My poems reflect my continuing interest in perception and how we try to capture fleeting moments with language. I think the art that comes closest to what I’m trying to do in poetry is photography—the exploration of things in the world (and in ourselves) from various angles. 211 more words


La serenità serotoninica: James Hillman.

«In questa società e in quest’epoca, in cui i tipi strambi, per essere curati da prepotenti intensità individuali, sono rinchiusi in ospizi, impasticcati di serenità serotoninica e riabilitati nei gruppi; in cui qualsiasi cosa “troppo” diversa viene emarginata, diventa particolarmente importante per la coscienza della nazione sostenere attivamente il fuori dall’ordinario.» 451 more words


Beyond the Invisible Monster -- Tapping Pluto's Riches

Pluto, especially, is important to recognise in our euphemistic references to the unconscious as the giver of wholeness, a storehouse of abundant riches, a place not of fixation in torment, but a place, if propitiated rightly, that offers fertile plenty.

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Sunday, Church

Rejoice, the cleansing of my lips – rejoice, salvation of my soul!
But I still have a thousand half-loves

mewithoutYou ~ Seven Sisters

For when you feel your sins make you a vastly more interesting, multi-dimensional, well rounded person.

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Heartbreak, Betrayal and Disillusionment

By Marla Estes, M.A., Founder of The School of the Examined Life

“As betrayal strains the logical viewing of how the world works and the logical assumptions on which relationships are built, it throws the person experiencing it into an illogical mode where nothing fits – an inexpressible, altered state.” 1,040 more words

Caryl Gopfert