the cycle of the milky eyes

It’s common knowledge that snakes shed their skin. What might be less widely known is that part of that skin includes clear scales over the snake’s eyes. Prior to shedding,…

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sweet as candy

As a kid raised on Mr. Roger's Neighborhood, I had respect and fascination for the postal worker who delivered our mail. We had a ritual whenever I'd see him. I…

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discombobblehead

I am experiencing a very interesting type of discombobulation around the pandemic. I grew up in the US and lived for 12 years in NYC. Many people I care deeply…

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unlearning

I wonder if unlearning is a whole lot harder than learning. I suppose it all depends on one's willingness to change and one's access to a compassionate teacher. What have…

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sunset, sunrise

The sun started to set over the Parramatta River as I waited for the ferry. I had just found a place to live for the next year. This represents a…

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