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Faces of Afghanistan

Originally posted on Steve McCurry's Blog:
They are everywhere, these individuals of undaunted humankind, irrepressibly optimistic and proud. – The Carpet Wars, Christopher Kremmer Kabul, Afghanistan Kabul, Afghanistan Bamiyan, Afghanistan Baghlan, Afghanistan Yet even at their most turbulent, the…

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Spirituality Without Politics Is Lame

Originally posted on Humanistic Paganism:
“No one ever told us we had to study our lives, make of our lives a study, as if learning natural history or music, that we should begin with the simple exercises first and slowly…

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Being A Girl: A Brief Personal History of Violence

Originally posted on The Belle Jar:
1. I am six. My babysitter’s son, who is five but a whole head taller than me, likes to show me his penis. He does it when his mother isn’t looking. One time when…

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On the horizon…

Originally posted on The Silent Eye:
I always look forward to September. It is one of the most  beautiful times of year in Britain. The days are usually mild and often beautiful, the last of the heather lingers as summer…

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Ringstone, Torrisdale Bay, Farr, Sutherland

Originally posted on The Northern Antiquarian:
Legendary Rock:  OS Grid Reference – NC 69128 61741 Getting Here The Ringstone, Torrisdale Bay Along the A836 road between Tongue and Bettyhill, turn down towards Skerray at Borgie Bridge for 1.8 miles (2.87km) until…

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Marking the Circle – Solstice of the Moon with Running Elk

Originally posted on The Silent Eye:
While we continue to share tales of the Silent Eye’s summer weekend in Wales, The Prisoner of Portmeirion, we would like to invite you to join us in Scotland in September, for a Living Land…

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Running – the risk of dying

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
Death: Paul Kidby “Running just a few minutes a day reduces risk of dying” Really?? Such was the headline on the news item that morning. Now, I don’t run. There is a…

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