“In many cases, individuals are exploited by markets. . . .” Yuval Noah Harari, author of Sapiens
The title of my last post was “Where To, Sapiens?” I have a response in mind.
“This is the best reason to learn history: not in order to predict the future, but to free yourself of the past and imagine alternative destinies.” Yuval Noah Harari
“I don’t carry a twitch anymore.” Biggy
“If you get into a fix, just let a little air out of your tires.”
Perhaps the time is coming when ambition will focus on making a difference rather than making a fortune.
The Rio Grande is dying. Could the beaver come to its rescue?
Don Diego de Vargas has been banished from the Fiestas de Santa Fe. What does this mean, actually?
According to Susan Cain, author of Quiet, between a third and a half of Americans are introverts. Is that you?
Today, August 14, is the 73rd anniversary of Japan’s surrender in World War II. It’s time to return to childhood’s wisdom.
As the feminine rises in America, more and more of us are taking to “lifting.”
“. . . the government has simply given us the papers, but the land was always ours.” Pablo Abeita, testifying before Congress, 1923
Perhaps María de Ágreda will yet be sanctified.
Compassion for the Cherokee on The Trail of Tears briefly turned me into a composer.
Sometimes it’s a little uncomfortable living in a state with so many historic sites.
Greetings. “We are human. We are here.”
Religion is never the problem; it’s the people who use it to gain power. Julian Casablancas of “The Voids”
As I sat down to write, I wondered, “How can I frame the contemporary value of shamanism?”
So what is your shamanic power animal?
For your pleasure, here is Secretariat’s great moment in history, plus the recipe for the fabulous Kentucky Derby Pie to enjoy on the 144th running on Saturday, May 5.