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Archive for May 1st, 2018

Beltane 2018

Beltane                                                                                         Mountain Moon Earth has come round the sun again to the second half of the Celtic year, marked by Beltane or Mayday, the start of the growing season. I’m going to try something new this Beltane and introduce at least a half year’s emphasis, a theme of sorts. Mountains. Yes, I’m working on Jennie’s […]

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T’ao Ch’ien

Beltane Ninth Day, Ninth Month T’ao Ch’ien, (365-427 A.C.E.) Slowly autumn comes to an end. Painfully cold a dawn wind thicks the dew. Grass round here will not be green again, Trees and leaves are already suffering. The clear air is drained and purified And the high white sky’s a mystery. Nothing’s left of the […]

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A Splendid Result

Beltane                                                                          Mountain Moon Kate got two good reports yesterday. Her surgeon, David Schneider, said, “If we see this kind of progress at this point, you’re going to have a splendid result.” He looked at the x-ray and also said, “You had such great cortical thickness. I was surprised by that.” He says the nicest […]

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