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sherrie-theriault's picture
September 1     Shadow of Doubt   The long dark cast covers my face, my thoughts, my life; it is the light blocked by my skepticism.  To tear down the obstruction means a profound change of my internal architecture; walls will have to be knocked down, windows installed. ...
dr-steve-mcswain's picture
“Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow creeps in this petty pace till the last syllable of recorded time. And all our yesterdays have lighted fools the way to dusty death. Out, out brief candle! Life is but a shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage and then is heard no more...
dr-steve-mcswain's picture
I suppose.  If you need them. But here’s another consideration. In Falling Upward, Father Richard Rohr writes… “When you do not know who you are, you push all enlightenment off into a possible future reward and punishment system, within which hardly anyone wins. Only the True Self knows...
ruth-lyon's picture
I've stopped engaging in the "pursuit of happiness."  And not because I don't think I can be happy.  It's just that I'm not sure that's what I want to aim for anymore.  For so many people I've observed who've fallen under the spell of Western culture, happiness seems to consist of...