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Rise Up: Why I’ve chosen to abandon the swamp

“You can ask just as easily for love, for happiness and for peace.”—A Course in Miracles Buckminster Fuller, long a hero of mine, once said that if you spend your energy and time fighting against established institutions, you end up demoralized, exhausted and discouraged. I’ve been thinking about Bucky today after reading some of the […]

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The material world: it’s a temp job

“Everything we call real is made of things that cannot be regarded as real.”—Niels Bohr Are you thinking about righting that over-turned apple cart I talked about yesterday? Not so fast. ACIM Lesson 114 continues to emphasize that what I think I see with my eyes is nothing but a made-up illusion. What IS REAL […]

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Why I no longer march in the streets

“Turn your light on for those with no vision.”–Pharrell Williams I used to ADORE a good protest! I marched against war, against guns, against racism. Nothing’s more exhilarating than carrying a sign and chanting in resistance with fellow comrades. But it finally dawned on me that being AGAINST something only adds energy to a reality […]

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What marvelous thing might I create today?

“What is the most important thing we can think about in this most extraordinary moment?”–Buckminster Fuller I’ve said it before and I’m sure I’ll say it again. The quality of your life is in direct proportion to the questions you ask. The universe will always match you question for question. Sadly, most of the questions […]

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“Light is going to win.”—Michael Beckwith

“Don’t fight forces; use them.”― Buckminster Fuller With all the apparent dysfunction in the news, I thought this would be a good time to point out some of the good that’s “trending,” to use a word that might have been invented by Twitter, right now. 1. We have a pope who is open and loving […]

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What marvelous thing might I create today?

“What is the most important thing we can think about in this most extraordinary moment?”–Buckminster Fuller I’ve said it before and I’m sure I’ll say it again. The quality of your life is in direct proportion to the questions you ask. The universe will always match you question for question. Sadly, most of the questions […]

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Why it’s time to subvert the dominant paradigm.

“You can never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”—my hero, Buckminster Fuller Psst! Over here! I want to let you in on a little secret. Despite what the $500 billion advertising machine incessantly insists, the world is wildly abundant. There is […]

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“Today, let us swim wildly, joyously in gratitude.” – Rumi

“Traditional human power structures and their reign of darkness are about to be rendered obsolete.” –Buckminster Fuller Happy Monday, y’all!! It’s spring and the birds are serenading, the flowers are popping up everywhere and I can actually open my windows for the first time in weeks. And while this doesn’t usually occur to me, some […]

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“What is the most important thing we can think about in this most extraordinary moment?”–Buckminster Fuller

“Seek the highest that is in you.” –Lundbergh The quality of our life is in direct proportion to the questions we ask. If we ask important questions, we’ll get important answers. The universe will always match us question for question, answer whatever it is we ask. So why not ask big questions, think big thoughts? […]

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