Factober

I looked at my life and for the first time felt like I could hold it all. That I didn’t need to let go of anything in order to be whole. That even those things I’d been clinging to had a place in my freedom. That every single thing played its role.

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The years are going by us like huge birds, whom Doom and Destiny and the sc

The years are going by us like huge birds, whom Doom and Destiny and the schemes of God have frightened up out of some old gray marsh.
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Ernest chose to go, she finally thinks, watching the fire turn the papers b

Ernest chose to go, she finally thinks, watching the fire turn the papers black. He loved her but he could not live anymore.
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The road to success is full of pit stops, pitfalls, and self pity; my advic

The road to success is full of pit stops, pitfalls, and self pity; my advice is simply don’t stop!
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When I hear theists and atheists pontificating on how they know God does or

When I hear theists and atheists pontificating on how they know God does or does not exist, I can only smile at the irrationality and, yes, vanity of the notion.
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I'm at peace with my family, my friends, myself and God so there's really n

I'm at peace with my family, my friends, myself and God so there's really nothing else that I worry about.
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And John Kearns whispered into my ear: "Do you see it now? *You* are the ne

And John Kearns whispered into my ear: "Do you see it now? *You* are the nest. *You* are the hatchling. *You* are the chrysalis. *You* are the progeny. *You* are the rot that falls from the stars. All of us--you and I and poor, dear Pellinore. Behold the
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All tastes are expressions of belief.

All tastes are expressions of belief.
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If there is a god, or hundreds of them, I hope they will forgive me for the

If there is a god, or hundreds of them, I hope they will forgive me for the harm I may have inflicted on you by telling you exactly what happened.
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To love one must focus one's heart on another.

To love one must focus one's heart on another.
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Indigenous foods die when no one learns to cook them.

Indigenous foods die when no one learns to cook them.
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There will be no enemy if we overpower them with love.

There will be no enemy if we overpower them with love.
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I used to get nervous, you know if my parents would come watch. And then I

I used to get nervous, you know if my parents would come watch. And then I would get nervous if my friends came and watched. Today it's not a problem anymore actually, because now I enjoy it. I see that they, you know, respect me immensely, and I try to p
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