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Our Heart’s Motivations

Many years ago she loved him for a multitude of reasons and he loved her for a few reasons but especially for the sex that their relationship enabled him to have!  One day it became clear to him their love … Continue reading

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The Fruit That Was Meant To Be

From early in the Christian Church’s history there have been individuals ill-at ease in their human reality and who have assumed that the Divine is pleased by our abuse of the reality given to us!  It’s almost as if we … Continue reading

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Right In Front Of You!

On a recent trip to New York City I was able to stay in a hotel between Fifth Avenue and Madison Avenue, a mere 5 minute walk from the Metropolitan Museum.  During the two days I spent there I walked … Continue reading

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Unexamined Hungers

Have you ever had a sudden craving for a specific food?  In your mind you can actually re-taste that perfect lasagna from long ago, or last week’s superb lamb, or even the memory of a taste in your mind you … Continue reading

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Life With No Possibility of Parole

I have recently been watching a series about men in prisons entitled “Lock-up”.  The series examines life behind bars particularly for men sentenced to “life without the possibility of parole.”  These men know they are where they will eventually die.  … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Sovereignty

In the early morning hours of May 10th 2001 I left my monastery and re-entered ordinary civil society.  Having come “back out into the world” I immediately became aware of anger all around me: drivers who ride one foot behind … Continue reading

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Focus on The Important

I am currently reading Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson which takes an uncompromising evaluation of Jobs, his dark side as well as his genius.  When he was diagnosed with cancer Jobs refused to have the tumor surgically removed, instead treating … Continue reading

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