Vision Quest

Roll up!  Roll up! Unique human capacity awaiting development. See past the pain that creeps up along you, threatening to warp and smother you. Avoid destroyers-in-pleasure’s clothing – Siren-songs dripping poison honey. Instead try this – Vision. The only way to live in the moment and not be seduced by…

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Let’s Dance

And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.  – Friedrich Nietzsche It’s easy to believe in war and injustice in greed and corruption in hatred and prejudice and violence. It’s harder to believe in equity and justice and unity and peace.…

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Bargaining for a Living

Heidemarie Schwermer is a sixty-nine year old German woman who lives entirely without money.  Until 1996, Heidemarie lived her life pretty much along the same lines as her compatriots – she taught for almost 20 years and practiced as a psychotherapist for many years after that.  She raised two children and…

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