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by Susan Leem, associate producer
Photo by Brian Auer/Flickr, cc by-nc-nd 2.0
by Shebana Coelho, guest contributor
On a morning, sharp with winter, fresh with cold, I rise and walk on mesa paths,
red with longing-mine, red with loving-mine.
In slivers of air, here and there, smells of sage come and go. But their memory always lingers.
Bluejays dart through…
Grilled Corn, Peach and Basil Salsa. (via How Sweet It Is)
Grilled Corn, Peach and Basil Salsa (via How Sweet It Is)
makes about 3 cups
4 ears grilled corn, cut off the cob
2 large peaches, chopped
1 large tomato, chopped
1/4 red onion, chopped
6 large basil leaves, chopped
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
a few fresh squeezes of lemon juice
Combine all ingredients together and toss. Season with the salt and pepper, then mix again.
Classical Flash Mob Stuns Commuters
Jesper Nordin conducts the Sjællands Symfoniorkester (Copenhagen Philharmonic) in a flash mob at Copenhagen Central Station playing Ravel’s Boléro. This kind of performance art reminds us that, when you least expect it, you can become submerged in beauty within moments: anywhere, by anyone (in street clothes, hauling a bassoon), and it can disappear just as quickly.
i fell in love right away when i saw these two today.
What have our exhibit sea otters been up to? Obviously, it’s been a busy day…
Patty Smith - Hey Joe
This was the spoken word monologue she put at the beginning of the song, to transform it into having a message about Patty Hearst.
I participate in a contemplative practice with other folks now and then. Recently, as part of a year long intention to “befriend myself,” I decided to practice a bit of un-training during that time. Rather than settle down my “monkey mind” I decided to follow it around, as if it were a toddler…