Monthly Archives: March 2014

Great Ruses: A Lamb (and Odysseus) in Sheep’s Clothing

In his beautiful memoir, This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind, Ivan Doig remembers growing up the son of a ranch hand in southwestern Montana. For ranchers, lambing season is an especially intense and demanding time of year. Thousands of … Continue reading

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Spring Equinox 2014: On New Beginnings

Was it light? Was it light within? Was it light within light? Stillness becoming alive, Yet still? A lively understandable spirit Once entertained you. It will come again. Be still. Wait. – from Roethke’s poem, “The Lost Son” Be still … Continue reading

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Meet Your Homunculus

There are so many perspectives from which we can see ourselves. Have you seen yourself from this one?  This dysmorphic dude is a representation of the body found within our brains.  Here’s the map by which he was made. The … Continue reading

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