Sweet, daring sparrow
In a flittering air of grace,
You dart here, and there, oh
Beautifully swim through the space;
Irridescently, you, leaping and swooping,
fly through the air, ever
and sometimes, you never
move; after one, and one,
and one, and one moment fly through
gently swaying, like the sun
you are beautifully still, too.
I call this being free,
and letting the light in,
I don't often think about the Atlantis story, but it came to mind recently as a part of a story that I started writing. I needed something like that as a plot device. Well, to make a longish story brief, I didn't find Atlantis, but I am 99% certain that I have figured out where Tartessos is, and one theory is that Atlantis was based on Tartessos. But the location of Tartessos was uncertain until earlier today, when I found it.
I was looking for a good Bronze Age, or so, setting for
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Thich Nhat Hanh
“As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.”
“The reason for evil in the world is that people are not able to tell their stories.”
“The decisive question for man is: Is he related to something infinite
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Just once in a while
You're there on my mind
You bring me a smile
and leave it behind.
I honor your name,
Your memory, your face,
You're ever the same. .
In time and in space.
Doors open and close
Roads run to and end
So I will compose
a Song for a Friend
When years float away
Far memory shines
A warm summer's day
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It might simply be that most of the magazine articles that are written about evolutionary anthropology are written by journalists who don’t know much about evolutionary Anthropology, but I still find it annoying to read things like this article about genetic evidence of interbreeding between so-called modern humans and Neanderthals around sixty thousand years ago. http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/201...g-habits-video The basic