Category Archives: discovery and recovery

Tarot #25: Disappointment; dejected, rejected and betrayed? Whatcha gonna do about it!

You have had to lower expectations about your plans for the future and are currently mired in negative feelings. You have been rejected or denied something you counted on and must deal with a feeling of dejection and loss. The … Continue reading

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Tarot #17: XX The Aeon, the brink of a new day

“Whenever we couldn’t conceive of what’s out there, it was because we didn’t yet understand what the preconceptions might be that were restricting our view.” Richard Panek Scenarios 1. The final step has been taken in the previous journey and … Continue reading

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The Frontier: The Cost of a One Sided View of History.

  Frontier has two sides. It is an interface, a threshold, a liminal site, with all the danger and promise of liminality.                 The front side, the yang side, the side that calls itself the frontier, that’s where you boldly … Continue reading

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Keep Only What You Need

from SYNTHETIC ZERØ

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Heaven Is A Traffic Jam On The 405

Originally posted on synthetic zerø:
I have been on the 405 many times at rush hour, and there where some days when the isolation and total lack of agency, except to inch the car forward at odd intervals, somehow relieved me of the need to … Continue reading

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Post Election Thoughts and Responses

1. I always feel like I don’t like labels. We label to ignore and be safe. I know people label me, but I try look beyond the labels and see what each person is saying. There are human beings behind … Continue reading

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Ring the Bells and Shine the Light

Ring the bells that still can ring, Forget your perfect offering, There is a crack in everything, That’s how the light gets in. Is it a coincidence that the man who wrote this song died now?  Lets make that light … Continue reading

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