Tag Archives: Wendell Berry

Tarot Journal #24: 8 of Cups (Indolence)/Ten of Cups

A Time of Proactivity and Procrastination I have reached a point where I am waiting for the right time to implement plans for moving and waiting for my family to make vacation plans so I can join them, if it … Continue reading

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Tarot Journal #2: 4 of Swords

The World We Inhabit Inhabits Us I am not searching for evidence of a loving god or extraterrestrial influence on ancient civilizations when there are so many overlapping complexities that ripple through one human moment that every occurrence, movement or … Continue reading

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Hope for Humanity

Wendell Berry on His Hopes for Humanity from BillMoyers.com on Vimeo. Don’t own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire. Most of us are still too sane to piss in our own cistern, … Continue reading

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2 Wild Poems

SOMETIMESby David Whyte Sometimesif you move carefullythrough the forest,breathinglike the onesin the old stories,who could crossa shimmering bed of leaveswithout a sound,you come to a placewhose only taskis to trouble youwith tinybut frightening requests,conceived out of nowherebut in this placebeginning … Continue reading

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What We Are Dealing With in this Land of Delusion.

We are dealing, then, with an absurdity that is not a quirk or an accident, but is fundamental to our character as people. The split between what we think and what we do is profound. — Wendell Berry, The Unsettling of America: … Continue reading

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