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  • The Practice of Contemplative Photography

    May 24, 2011

    Below is an excerpt from a new book by Andy Karr and Michael Wood, The Practice of Contemplative Photography: Seeing the World with Fresh Eyes. See below for details on...


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  • Giving the Giver

    May 19, 2011

    When one gives completely, there is no one left to watch what is being given, and no one to appreciate how generous one is being. This is called “giving the...


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  • An Indestructible State of Being

    May 16, 2011

    When we fly in an airplane above the clouds, we realize that the sun is always shining even when it is cloudy and rainy below. In the same way, when...


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  • Fundamental Optimism

    May 13, 2011

    The courage to work with ourselves comes as basic trust in ourselves, as a sort of fundamental optimism. In the beginning, you act like a warrior, and then you actually...


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  • Not Reducing Creativity to Monetary Terms

    May 10, 2011

    People’s creativity is very much alive, but when they get paid for their creativity, they often experience that as rather meaningless. Money as the reward for their creative...


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