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Change is Changing: A Gratitude Conversation With David Sawyer

Katie Blog, Gratitude, Spirit, Wide-Awakeness Project 1 Comment

David Sawyer is a strategy guy for a better world, specializing in networks, design, and systems thinking. He is active across all sectors and has played key roles in a variety of fields including education reform, national service, social entrepreneurship, empowerment of women and girls, venture philanthropy, and environmental preservation. KSC:   What are some things you are grateful for? DS:   …

1000 Miles: A Love Story

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I want to write a love story about running. I have written extensively about Love and Running  for many years, but never written a love story. I have written about: lessons, reasons, and gifts of running. I think about watching my Dad run when I was a kid. I think about my first mile. I think about my first race. …

Steadfastly On A Path: bell hooks and Love

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“If love is really the active practice—Buddhist, Christian, or Islamic mysticism—it requires the notion of being a lover, of being in love with the universe … To commit to love is fundamentally to commit to a life beyond dualism. That’s why love is so sacred in a culture of domination because it simply begins to erode your dualisms: dualisms of …