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The Universe is a Green Dragon

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 29, 2011 in belles lettres | No Comments

We are currently reading The Universe is a Green Dragon which has helped us gain perspective on the human species and the uniqueness of planet Earth in its relation to the Universe. This is science we’re talking about, not “just” cosmology. Imagine that our place and our right-relation to this planet we get to be […]

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Thanks, Grace

Posted by earlkaymannaga on February 13, 2011 in belles lettres | No Comments

The way the red sun surrenders It’s wholeness to curving ocean Bit by bit. The way curving ocean Gives birth to the birth of stars In the growing darkness Wearing everything in its path To cosmic smoothness . The impulse of stones rolling Towards their own roundness. The unexpected comets of flying fish. And, Forest, […]

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Feeling wiggly?

Posted by earlkaymannaga on December 15, 2010 in moving pictures | No Comments
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Juggling Fire and Water

Posted by earlkaymannaga on November 4, 2010 in daring feats, moving pictures | No Comments

Michael Rauner Juggles Fire on All Hallow’s Eve on Ocean Beach Film by Robert Wyald

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Rain

Posted by earlkaymannaga on October 13, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

When it starts to rain, you should open the window. -Robin Honan

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The value of a sacred thing

Posted by earlkaymannaga on October 9, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

The value of a profane thing lies in what it usefully does. The value of a sacred thing lies in what it is. -W. H. Auden

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Black Elk

Posted by earlkaymannaga on August 26, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

The Black Elk stands there and says without saying I am

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Taking Us Places

Posted by earlkaymannaga on August 25, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

The Loss of Life through the Ages Of all of Those that were taking Us Places

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Summer Solstice approaches again

Posted by earlkaymannaga on June 16, 2010 in timeless moments | 2 Comments
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No named directions

Posted by earlkaymannaga on May 29, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

There are no named directions Just the names themselves The earth rotates and orbits around the sun North, West, East, South What are these in another language? In another language they don’t exist We are where we are In Movement In Relation In Space In Moment

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Being With

Posted by earlkaymannaga on May 23, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

Not looking at Being with Being inside of We are nothing less

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Don’t Take This as Casual

Posted by earlkaymannaga on May 6, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

The words from my mouth are beating on the drum of your ear, so don’t take this as casual. –Etheridge Knight

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Anthem

Anthem Adapted and performed by Jeffrey Alphonsus Mooney written by Leonard Cohen Film by Robert Wyald featuring the photos of many artists, Plants, Trees, Sunlight, Love, Birdsong, and a 3-string Banjo Forget your Perfect Offering Ring the Bells that still can Ring There are Cracks in Everything That’s how the Light gets in -Jeffrey Alphonsus […]

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Transformation

Posted by earlkaymannaga on April 12, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

Nothing in Nature appears spontaneously. Everything is a transformation of something else. According to Tantra, the essence of mineral is transformed by plants into sap which is then consumed by animals and humans as food. In the body of animals and humans, sap transforms into plasma, flesh, bone, nerves, semen, and blood. Thus all things […]

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A Long Pause

Posted by earlkaymannaga on April 12, 2010 in belles lettres | 1 Comment

A long pause Yet activity abounds A long stillness Yet movement around Silence Yet multitudinous sounds

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I Love You

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 24, 2010 in i love you, timeless moments | No Comments

By Irma Gogyashvili from her 1001 I Love Yous series

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I Love You

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 24, 2010 in i love you, timeless moments | No Comments

By Irma Gogyashvili from her 1001 I Love Yous series

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Every Day You Play

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 23, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

Every Day You Play by Pablo Neruda Every day you play with the light of the universe. Subtle visitor, you arrive in the flower and the water. You are more than this white head that I hold tightly as a cluster of fruit, every day, between my hands. You are like nobody since I love […]

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I Love You

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 22, 2010 in i love you, timeless moments | No Comments

By Irma Gogyashvili from her 1001 I Love Yous series

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from Auguries of Innocence

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 21, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

from Auguries of Innocence by William Blake To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour

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Spring by Pablo Neruda

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 21, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

Spring by Pablo Neruda The bird has come to bring light to birth. From every trill of his, water is born. And between water and light which unwind the air, now the spring is inaugurated, now the seed is aware of its own growing; the root takes shape in the corolla, at last the eyelids […]

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Hold Everything Dear

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 20, 2010 in belles lettres | No Comments

Hope you are enjoying the Vernal Equinox… Hold Everything Dear for John Berger by Gareth Evans as the brick of the afternoon stores the rose heat of the journey as the rose buds a green room to breathe and blossoms like the wind as the thinning birches whisper their silver stories of the wind to […]

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I Love You

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 20, 2010 in i love you, timeless moments | No Comments

By Irma Gogyashvili from her 1001 I Love Yous series

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Woman

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 17, 2010 in timeless moments | No Comments

Drawing by Sarah Jones

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I Love You

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 16, 2010 in i love you, timeless moments | No Comments

By Irma Gogyashvili from her 1001 I Love Yous series

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I Love You

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 15, 2010 in i love you, timeless moments | No Comments

By Irma Gogyashvili from her 1001 I Love Yous series

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Daddio by Kimberly Dawn

Song, music, and performance by Kimberly Dawn Video by Robert Wyald featuring the Drawings of Children, Trees, Moss, Leaves, Ferns, Air, Soil, Nerve Endings and Beginnings, and a Ukulele

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I Love You

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 10, 2010 in i love you, timeless moments | No Comments

By Irma Gogyashvili from her 1001 I Love Yous series

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I Love You

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 9, 2010 in i love you, timeless moments | No Comments

By Irma Gogyashvili from her 1001 I Love Yous series

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I Love You

Posted by earlkaymannaga on March 8, 2010 in i love you, timeless moments | No Comments

By Irma Gogyashvili from her 1001 I Love Yous series

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