Evan on August 15th, 2008

I just wanted to alert you to this post about Frances Moore Lappe (famous as the author of Diet For A Small Planet – vegetarian wholefood cooking). It is about food and the recent food shortages – looking at the bigger picture of production methods and the influence of companies. It is an excellent read […]

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Evan on August 13th, 2008

Image by tanakawho We are vulnerable – fragile. We are dependant in many ways on our environment. We need food to live on. Water is even more important and air to breathe more important again. And this is just the physical. To live a satisfying human life requires more – friends, a sense of control […]

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Evan on August 11th, 2008

Image by Steve Keys Life flows and changes – and can be unpredictable too! People like to classify and label. We like to try and fix things in time and place – often finding the unpredictable threatening and change difficult. When this contrast is seen it is common to advocate going with life – flowing […]

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Evan on August 8th, 2008

It’s a sad day in the blogosphere. Sarah Luczaj is no longer going to be writing her excellent blog Psychology, Philosophy and Real Life. This is even sadder because her posts lately have been great, even by her own high standards. Her goodbye post is Goodbye for now: My Blogging Experiences (where she says nice […]

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Evan on August 6th, 2008

Image by Jared Life has it’s rhythms. There are many of these at all the levels of our lives. For instance: Physically, rest and activity Emotionally, attraction and repulsion Intellectually, analysis and design Spiritually, support and expression Socially, engagement and withdrawl. The one I would like to talk about is the focus and relaxation of […]

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Evan on August 6th, 2008

I’ve done a guest post on Tom Stine’s blog. The post is called Detach for Contentment. It’s a bit different to what I normally write for this blog. I hope you like it, I enjoyed writing it. And I think the comments are well worth reading too. I’ve linked to Tom Stine’s blog several times. […]

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Evan on August 4th, 2008

Image by SqueakyMarmot This is a guest post by Tom Stine. His blog tomstine.com is about spirituality and awakening. I have reviewed Tom’s blog and pointed to a number of his posts. I’m delighted to have him as a guest on my blog. I recently read an article on divorce that contained the usual “facts” […]

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