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by CarmelaBear
Thu May 19, 2016 7:03 am
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: AMERICA, the Myth and the Dream
Replies: 11
Views: 2842

What I meant by sharing was paying for the education of 1,000 children rather than buying a new yacht. I am WAY too moralistically righteous and preachy for anyone's good. That wagging the finger thing that I do in writing is amazingly obnoxious and automatic, like breathing. The thing about money ...
by CarmelaBear
Mon May 16, 2016 11:12 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: AMERICA, the Myth and the Dream
Replies: 11
Views: 2842

The most important thing to know about sharing is that you cannot give what you do not own. The wealthy could give us all their money and we would not be better off or more equal. If you take all the money and divide it equally, we would be unable to function as a society. Money is a construct, like...
by CarmelaBear
Mon May 16, 2016 10:22 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: AMERICA, the Myth and the Dream
Replies: 11
Views: 2842

I'm a pushover for sweet words, Ron. Unfortunately, you are just about alone in your admiration. If these words were valued, I would owe taxes and be liable for every learner 's error. As it is, this unfettered freedom of expression comes from having other resources, like an extraordinary education ...
by CarmelaBear
Mon May 16, 2016 2:33 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: AMERICA, the Myth and the Dream
Replies: 11
Views: 2842

AMERICA, the Myth and the Dream

The land itself is real estate of remarkable quality and quantity that represents about 6.6% of the surface of the earth. It was taken by removing and murdering the indigenous population. The people of this mythic nation, who number less than 5% of world population, are spread across the planet, eng...
by CarmelaBear
Sun May 01, 2016 12:51 pm
Forum: Mythos: For the Creative Community
Topic: The Writing Life
Replies: 91
Views: 18720

This fellow writes about his blogging and his fiction work:

https://sterlingandstone.net/what-defines-you/
by CarmelaBear
Fri Apr 29, 2016 7:33 am
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: General Crosstalk - A Spot for the Odd Comment
Replies: 1992
Views: 85669

It might take a while to get my sea legs back at these Conversations. Since the summer of 2015, I've been taking courses at the university, and the class material has been grist for the mill. Subjects--race, poverty, crime and the war on terror. Originally, these Conversations got my attention becau...
by CarmelaBear
Tue Apr 26, 2016 10:51 am
Forum: Mythology and Religion
Topic: Mythology and Religion: In The News
Replies: 1052
Views: 50010

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by CarmelaBear
Sun Apr 24, 2016 2:54 pm
Forum: Mythology and Religion
Topic: Mythology and Religion: In The News
Replies: 1052
Views: 50010

Roncooper wrote:Welcome back.
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by CarmelaBear
Wed Oct 21, 2015 6:42 pm
Forum: The Wisdom Pool: The Associates Research Dialogue
Topic: Favorite Joseph Campbell Quotations
Replies: 121
Views: 14896

If true self is not found in experience, then where is it? Imagination?
by CarmelaBear
Wed Oct 21, 2015 6:40 pm
Forum: Follow Your Bliss
Topic: Bliss, etc.
Replies: 1390
Views: 59383

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by CarmelaBear
Wed Oct 21, 2015 6:38 pm
Forum: Follow Your Bliss
Topic: Bliss, etc.
Replies: 1390
Views: 59383

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by CarmelaBear
Wed Oct 21, 2015 6:38 pm
Forum: Follow Your Bliss
Topic: Bliss, etc.
Replies: 1390
Views: 59383

...tbd...
by CarmelaBear
Wed Oct 21, 2015 6:37 pm
Forum: Follow Your Bliss
Topic: Bliss, etc.
Replies: 1390
Views: 59383

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