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The night was long with no sleep. The stars were brilliant . The summer triangle was spectacular. The firmament was far beyond me. I was…

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…Intention. It is a big word these days. Very close to one of the new commandments. There is something very serious about that word these…

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On Saturday, I set out from Dzogchen Beara, a Tibetan Buddhist retreat center, on the Beara peninsula. I set out for the Derreenataggart stone circle,…

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After one week staying at the hotel in the town where she'd chosen to disembark, Moira had seen a total of four men, one dog…

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In our bodies, we have stories. Stories that live lives of their own. They can wreck havoc and incite joy. Like movie-theater-goers, we buy into…

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She'd lay in her bed at night -at the age of 7, perhaps, or some close age of colorful imagination --she was never in short…

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Laundry day in Newport always happened on a cool, cloudy, windy day. I always put it off as long as I could, but we had…

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I awoke to a light drizzle and made a fire. Coffee and oatmeal were in order. I ate and broke camp, headed up to the…

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As I embark towards the end of a long road that took many years for me to travel, I can feel the fear rise up…

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Drips of summer rain are warm soup full of oxygen. They nourish and absorb into the body in a simmering gentleness. Osmosis through the skin…

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For a long time I refused to ‘other’ MAGA people. I used every tool in my admittedly small toolbox to attempt to understand and when…

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Part of my job as the Associate Artistic Director of the Barter Theatre in Abingdon, Virginia was to spread the "gospel" of theater far and…

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