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I’ll meet you there.

The Sufi poet, Rumi, writes Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I will meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass, the world is too full to talk about language, ideas, even … Continue reading

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Great teachers inspire, but they also do good research.

The old saying goes, “Those who can, do.  Those who can’t, teach.”  Coming from a family of teachers, I learned at an early age that this was complete and utter bullshit.  Both my parents were, and still are, quite capable … Continue reading

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