Jon Carroll on Gratitude

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In place of a daily poem, today I am sharing one of my favorite pieces from Jon Carroll. He was one of my favorite columnists at the San Francisco Chronicle, and I’m pleased that he has continued to share his writing on his own blog after retiring from the paper. He has two particularly good columns related […]

Truth and Illusion

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When others asked the truth of me, I was convinced it was not the truth they wanted, but an illusion they could bear to live with. – Anaïs Nin, writer (1903-1977) Most diviners have had this client, at least once. At times, some of us may have been this client. The one who wants to […]

Today’s Word: Discovery

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These four syllables have so much attached to them! There’s the initial thrill of learning something new, of finding an idea or piece of information that changes your thinking and way of being in the world; the excitement of, just for a moment, feeling the infinite nature of the universe in your own being. The […]


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