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‘For the Children’ Poem with Conflict Resonance by Gary Snyder (1930-)

The rising hills, the slopes, of statistics lie before us. the steep climb of everything, going up, up, as we all go down. In the next century or the one beyond that, they say, are valleys, pastures, we can meet … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: My Friend Karl Pohrt 1947-2013

My  dear friend Karl died on July 10th 2013, and this Gary Snyder poem was read out at his memorial service today, and though not explicitly about conflict, it does say something profound that can center us in the everyday … Continue reading

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