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As far as the east is from the west…

...so far has been the journey of the Genevan tunes. The Turkish psalms of Polish Hugenot, Ali Ufkî, represent the convergence of Goudimel's Genevan melodies onto Ottoman musical tradition. I note that the European Union and the Turkish Ministry of Cultural Affairs have...

...so far has been the journey...

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Salvage Something

"The hint half guessed, the gift half understood, is Incarnation." Excerpt from T.S. Eliot, "The Dry Salvages" (No. 3 of "Four Quartets") Text: The Dry Salvages Audio: T. S. Eliot reading: The Dry Salvages See Also: Zoomable Salvage Something ...

"The hint half guessed,...

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Flesh Word

Flesh Word straddles the interface between idea and action. It's a kind of language game. In my head and heart are heavy, violent, dark things, as well as hopeful things. And to explain/express them, I'm limited when I resort to...

Flesh Word straddles the int...

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tentative

Tense sensitive quietly siezed by the day, waits, receives, depends, endures (inner) drought, takes taken-for-grantedness for granted beams intentional passivity into the bang of racous argument, a provisional half moon smiling, slow-roasted skeptic meekly caressing time. [embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hy_iflMYogk[/embed]...

Tense sensitive quietly siezed...

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limits

Instead of looking at your limits as something bad, see them as blessings: gifts that ignite. Its not about breaking down borders, but pushing off of them. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=N2QZM7azGoA[/embed]...

Instead of looking at your lim...

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restless

Be still my soul the universe is on your side, and will defeat all your enemies and fight all your battles. And when you find that you are your own worst enemy the universe will defeat you too and make dust of your plans. So just give in to...

Be still my soul the universe ...

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