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Archives for July, 2008

Money… I want!

About 8 years ago my step mother said to me, "I am my stuff. I am my money." What she was saying is that without her ‘stuff’ she’d be nothing. She was worthless. Are we our money? Does it really provide what it is that we desire? Power, prestige, lots of stuff, freedom? Or is […]

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The Invitation by Oriah Mountain Dreamer, Indian Elder

It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for, and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart’s longing. It doesn’t interest me how old you are. I want to know if you will risk looking like a fool for love, for your dreams, for […]

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Outrageous Organic Ostracism

I’m in this clique of ‘health nuts’ now. Put there by friends and family. How nice of them! Say I’m a ravin’, ‘save the planet’, ‘organic vegetable eatin’, liberal. Not at all who everyone thought I WAS! Humph! Never thought I’d see THAT day. The neat little slot I’m filed in contains others with the […]

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Santa is Seriously Soggy

Was surfing the web looking at other folks pages. Following links. Came upon Al at TED.com. Gore that is. Watched his new video. Looks like he’s been talking to more of them scientists about that climate crisis. It’s worse then we thought. Santa’s losin’ his home! Oh it’s not foreclosure or anything like that. Seems […]

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