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“A New World”

“One’s soul is a cornucopia of joys of every sort and shape. A smile beamed out to others brings instant and like response. Attention paid to a simple bag of coffee causes it to radiate brilliant sparks of lively energy. A step taken stirs the oceanic Bliss in which that foot moves, like the free-swimming […]

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“New Vision”

“It now becomes apparent that it is not only the child’s fresh awareness and unpolluted body that is capable of supporting Wondrous Vision. Even the inner eye of the soul that has seen much of life and the body that has walked long on earth can delight in this Splendor. For the mission of one’s […]

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“Transformation”

“The scene will suddenly shift, alter, expand, and recede. Where there had been solidity, there is now amorphousness. What had been a discrete ticking of moments is now entirely devoid of a clock. The humdrum has risen to blissful; the distant become intimate. The boring is now exciting. The typical has become unique. The stale […]

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“The Giver”

“Dar had no one to please anymore. There were no loved ones or friends to whom she might be of service. She lacked a recipient for the invaluable gifts that she had to bestow. She was now a giver without a taker. And so she gave her boundless love to the world at large, to […]

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“Ilona”

“When I think about her now, I see her as one of those stunningly prolific rose bushes from whose every stem erupts a gorgeous flower. Her gifts and charms were almost too much for me to handle. My mind liked to conceptualize people and situations, but Ilona refused to be subsumed under a single rubric. […]

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“Visions”

“She saw beings who astonished her in their beauty and grace: angels, some golden and some the color of the sky; celestial musicians, with skins like verdigrised copper; nymphs dripping with celestial waters; spirits of the winds and storms, spinning in circles as if in preparation to deliver their power. The dazzle of the light […]

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“Her Walk Became a Trip”

“Rosie was walking slowly on the dusty path that would carry her, for several hundred yards, under the canopy of mid-sized trees, before turning back toward town and bringing her into a residential area adjacent to the business center. She seemed to herself to have been swallowed by the surrounding world, to have disappeared as […]

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“Winter on Campus”

“Seeing Princeton once had been enough to cause Skylar to fall in love with the University’s physical beauty. But viewing the place pillowed in down and spread with duvets smoothly immaculate, elevated its charm to an almost-painful level. The campus cushioned and enwrapped in snow represented one’s ever-alluring lover, now ravishing, radiant, and enchanting on […]

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