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Silent Spring

Silent Spring Rachel Carson, 1962 Silent Spring begins with a “fable for tomorrow” – a true story using a composite of examples drawn from many real communities where the use of DDT had caused damage to wildlife, birds, bees, agricultural … Continue reading

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Pornified

January 2007 Porn and Pink Floyd!  This week I’ve been contemplating the effect of porn on society and my life.  The book Pornified by Pamela Paul prompted my pondering on porn.  I also began writing Unzipped.  I decide that Pink … Continue reading

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On Truth

On Truth On Truth by Harry G Frankfurt came out in 2006.  Having outlined a theory of bullshit and falsehood, Harry G. Frankfurt turns to what lies beyond them: the truth, a concept not as obvious as some might expect. … Continue reading

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People of the Lie

    People of the Lie People of the Lie: The Hope for Healing Human Evil by M Scott Peck was written in 1983 originally but was reprinted in 1998.  Peck examines the nature of evil in the context of his … Continue reading

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Mad Men

February 9, 2012 Mad Men Mad Men is a TV show on A&E.  It premiered on July 17, 2007.  Since it was a channel I did not get and was on so late, I never got a chance to check … Continue reading

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Love, Of Course

April 13, 2009 Love Of Course This is the beginning of love—well, the diary with “Love, Of Course” on the cover anyway! I thought perhaps I would meditate on the questions of love rather than focus on finding answers.  The … Continue reading

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Seeker Of Truth

December 16, 2009 Seeker of Truth Savior is an archetype.  Jesus is perhaps the most famous savior.  Christmas is celebrated worldwide even by non-Christians.  Jesus embodies a great many things.  Although the Jewish prophesy envisioned a warrior-King, Jesus turned out … Continue reading

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