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Capturing the Moment


Capturing the Moment By Alex Call I have taken up photography in the last year. My girlfriend Lee-Anne Carver, a wonderful, spiritual photographer, encouraged me to buy a decent camera after she saw a few of my cell phone shots. … Continue reading

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Don’t be afraid to not be afraid


Don’t be afraid to not be afraid By Alex Call I hear so much pessimism these days. Every crisis that explodes forth from the 24/7 media provokes another tortured wave of anguish about the state of the world: Sandy Hook, … Continue reading

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Row, Row, Row, Your Boat..a Mantra for Westerners


A Mantra for Westerners By Alex Call Out of pre- Victorian times, perhaps originating in the United States, comes: Row, row, row your boat, Gently down the stream. Merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily, Life is but a dream. This universally known … Continue reading

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The Major Leagues


The Major Leagues by Alex Call  A few months ago I asked my ten- year -old son what he wanted to be when he grew up. During the previous year I hadn’t seen him as much I would like to, due to … Continue reading

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UFO’s? or Rocks? You be the judge.


UFO’s? or Rocks? You be the judge. By Alex Call We went out to dinner the other night to a restaurant that was in a converted old movie theater. A new space had been created from the brick shell of … Continue reading

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2013: Happy New Year? I\


2013: Happy New Year? By Alex Call There’s something unsettling about the very year: 2013. It seems unbalanced, uneven, shaky. I suppose it’s the “13”, a supposedly unlucky number. Whatever happened in a 13 year? 1812, 1914, hmmm…those “even” years … Continue reading

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A gun for Christmas by Alex Call


A Gun for Christmas by Alex Call You know how kids want things. I want it. I want it. I’ll dream and plot until I have it. I got to have it! I forget which one of my friends had … Continue reading

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