NOVEMBER 4 – BEHOLDING OTHERS, MARK NEPO, THE BOOK OF AWAKENING

 “Once for each thing. Just once; no more. And we too, just once. And never again.  But to have been this once, completely, even if only once: to have been at one with the earth, seems beyond undoing.” Rainer Maria Rilke I was visiting a friend who asked me, “How do...

NOVEMBER 2 – THE HUNT FOR TRUTH, MARK NEPO, THE BOOK OF AWAKENING

 ” I take a wolf’s rib and whittle it sharp at both ends and freeze it in blubber and place it out on the fairway of the bears. And when it has vanished I move out on the bear tracks, roaming in circles for days.” Galway Kinnell The way that Eskimo hunt bear for food...