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All general discussion for Creative Inquiry and TSK.

A journey through knowledge

 This week I put on my Buddhist hat (not literally, though I was wearing a Buddhist pin) and joined a procession of monks and lay people on a half-hour peace walk from the Nyingma Institute in Berkeley to Mangalam Centers, … Continue reading

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warm jackets and subject-object duality

Here’s a simple metaphor for the way we tend to get confused about how we make sense of the world. It’s a cold day, so I put on a warm jacket. What makes that jacket warm? Is it inherently warm? … Continue reading

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Preparation through projection in space-time

In preparing for week 10, I realized that, when preparing for workshops and lectures in my daily life, I tend to project myself “forward in time” to visually and emotionally inhabit the space I will be teaching in. My experience … Continue reading

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Philosophy and Drama

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/william-lyons/philosophy-and-drama_b_2402579.html  

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What are we trying to accomplish and if yes how many?

“The way is clear: We must exchange our “form-eyes” for “space-eyes”. Once we know how to do this, our prospects will expand beyond what we can presently imagine.” (DTS 29) Beside our focus on form (objects in outer space and … Continue reading

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Matisse and TSK

Creation is no longer a unique event that takes place at the beginning of time, or else through the inspiration of a mysterious force. Instead, as the momentum of ‘time’ it is freely accessible in each interaction. KTS 78 TSK … Continue reading

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Inward Time

moving towards the back of the body down…in velvety texture whatever is defined, gathered, described – moving into that travelling through starscape; knowledge pulsing entering the travelling itself entering the entering very still; very swift

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time conducts knowledge

Good morning class mates: forgive me if you already know this but the chapter has been hard for me to apprehend until this mornings shower when it struck me: Time conducts Knowledge that constructs time as known

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Conducting the pitch

This morning, planning my day as I have done since spending time with “Skillful Means” and “Mastering Successful Work” years ago, it occurred to me that I rarely get through my List for the day.  Energy runs out.  Or as … Continue reading

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