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joshua-keidan's picture
May.31.2012
Sadly I think most of the politicians would dodge the question because they are in the election winning business. They want the congressional pin, or the all night parties on Airforce 1 . Elections are not about the “people” rather they are about a particular person. The question that needs to...
joshua-keidan's picture
May.31.2012
The 2002 Nobel Prize winner for economics, psychologist Emeritus at Princeton University , Eugene Higgins once said: “ We are blind  to our own blindness, We have very little idea how much we don’t  know, we are not designed to understand how little we know” It was upon reading that quote...
SFKaufman's picture
May.27.2012
I found the following words scribbled on a piece of paper hidden away in a folder in my archives cabinet. The scrap was dated September 7, 2000. I don't particularly remember where my head was at on that day, but feel free to comment. An estimate of personal merit is necessary to express the common...
suellen-ocean's picture
May.24.2012
Moors from North Africa who conquered Spain and Portugal (called the Iberian Peninsula in the early 700's) gave refuge and opportunity to the Sephardic Jews and together they created and advanced Spain's "Golden Era", particularly in Seville, Cordova and Toledo. Philosophy, medicine, mathematics,...
suellen-ocean's picture
May.09.2012
A Druid is a member of an ancient religious order in Ireland, Gaul and Britain. Celtic in origin, the Druids are the "wise men" who instruct their followers in the philosophy of Druidism. Also for the women, the word is Druidess. The men are usually depicted with long flowing beards.   Suellen...
bill-hayes's picture
Apr.22.2012
A word from Plato--and me. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/22/opinion/sunday/platos-body-and-mine.html?_r=1&ref=opinion  
SFKaufman's picture
Mar.30.2012
Many thanks for the following book review given by Bohdi Sanders, Ph.D., author. I was given Self-Revealization Acceptance by a friend and I have to confess I am guilty of judging a book by its cover at times. My first reaction was that this doesn't seem like something I am too interested in...
SFKaufman's picture
Mar.12.2012
Excerpt from my latest release, The Shogun's Scroll What I have attempted to explain to you, my Liege, is certain to be known to you. Not wishing to be presumptuous, I have given you what I believe is the most intelligent and realistic information. I am indebted to Heaven and the grace bestowed on...
steven-belanger's picture
Feb.15.2012
  photo: Cover of Weekends at Bellevue, from the previous interview post (see below)     As the title suggests, this is Part Two of my interview with writer, and Dr., Julie Holland.  She is the author of Weekends at Bellevue: Nine Years on the Night Shift at the Psych. ER....
joshua-keidan's picture
Feb.08.2012
Seattle is cool. Mamash cool. It isn’t possible to get cooler. There is something about the air and the nature and trees and the coffee that really brings out the good.   When we talk about good we are talking fantastically good weird people.   I  was sitting in a Starbucks . I was...