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Egyptian Vultures

photo from bspb.org Yesterday I finally managed to identify the 3 large birds that often circle Chapel Peak, always, until yesterday, just beyond range for identification. Egyptian vultures, Neophron percnopterus, are on the red list as endangered, their numbers having … Continue reading

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Living Words – Paradox and Poetry

Complaint is easy, criticism facile, just as much as it is to say the obvious. So much harder is to say what cannot be said. Pointers on the way to the freeing power of paradox and poetry: Heraclitus………Gerard Manley Hopkins … Continue reading

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Saying Nothing

It is quite possible to say nothing, interminably. Indeed, this is the fault of almost all writing. Not simply the moronic inferno of the exponential growth of words launched into electronic space. It has always been so. Words die on … Continue reading

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Taking it Away

Sitting out on the decking when only the first trace of dawn touches the sky, feeling the breadth of the vast cosmos, the intimate connections of all beings and a deer barks nearby to call the day to life once … Continue reading

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