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Worldviews: Ritual featured in ON ART AND AESTHETICS

Krishna Widows – Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh, India  1995

A selection of images from my longterm project about ritual was recently featured on the online arts magazine ON ART AND AESTHETICS. 18 more words


Sleep Hygiene: The Importance of Building a Bedtime Ritual

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Grace for Lunasa Season

Irish poet Dennis King opens his poem “Altú” “Grace” like this: “I láthair mo mhuintire …” “In the presence of my people …”, finding reason in human existence itself for thanks. 860 more words


Passion at the Proms

Of course the Bach Passions are a regular subject of imaginative modern re-creations (Jonathan Miller, ENO, Sellars–Rattle, and so on); but the climax of the Proms Reformation day on Sunday, John Butt’s version of the John Passion, in a certain liturgical context, was special. 938 more words



by Virginia Barrett

the voice of live oaks hides
behind the mask of the raccoon

rain beats down
she walks out
into the calling
her face risks being… 101 more words


Today something historic happened! This is true every day, of course, but today a total solar eclipse took over the internet and several million people across the United States donned special glasses and cut holes in cereal boxes in order to see the eerily gray and red circle in the sky. 563 more words

Spiritual Writing

Chances Are, Your Day Has No Hope if You Don't Do This After Waking Up

(Source: www.inc.com)

It’s true–not all of us start out identifying as a morning person. Whereas some of our peers function as early risers, the rest of us hit the snooze button until the very last minute. 413 more words

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