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(51) ENJOYING LIFE LIVING HERE.

The theme “Enjoying Life, Living Here” has been delighting me these days, and I’d like to share some reflections on this subject here and now: “So what’s it like to enjoy life living here?” That’s the question ringing down the corridors of my mind this week and it’s a bit of a challenge to talk […]

(50) LIVING HERE: An Epiphany In Space

​On his return voyage, looking out the porthole at our blue Earth and the actual planets and stars floating in the vastness of space, the 6th man to walk on the moon, Edgar Mitchell, had an epiphany: “That was an overwhelming sense of oneness,of connectedness,” he said in an interview years after the Apollo 14 […]

(49) LIVING HERE: Letters to a young poet

“M” and I first met a few weeks ago in a cafe in Seal Beach, CA. He was sharing a poem he’d just composed sitting in the light by the window; he showed it to me and we began to talk about it in the context of searching and how writing can be a tool […]