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Happy Hilaria (Greco Roman Festival)

~ Hilaria ~ hilaris ‘hilarious’  ~  ἱλάρια Today marked the end of the 12-day festival of Cybele, the Anatolian  mother goddess of mountains and fertility, and a life-death-rebirth deity , who was adopted by the Romans as their own Mother … Continue reading

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Spring Equinox

The Spring Equinox is the point in the yearly cycle when momentary balance exists between light and dark; day and night.  An appropriate time for us to examine our own balance.  Does a balance exists between our poles of yin … Continue reading

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Serendipitious Citations

Albert Hofmann, the Swiss chemist who discovered LSD properties by unintentionally ingesting it at his lab, wrote ~ “It is true that my discovery of LSD was a chance discovery, but it was the outcome of planned experiments and these … Continue reading

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