Joni Mitchell for the inner Aquarians everywhere

Joni is my favorite singer songwriter, artist, performer, open chord, transcends all genres -creative human.


A hundred scholars and a thousand yogis can say all they want to say about the nature of mind. But all can be summed up by this teaching of Jigme Lingpa

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What is all the fuss about Lion’s Mane Mushrooms?

Lion’s mane mushrooms (Hericium Erinaceus) are white, globe-shaped fungi that have long, shaggy spines. People can eat them or take them in the form of supplements. Research suggests that they may offer a range of health benefits, including reduced inflammation and improved cognitive and heart

One stop for all things Jon Seskevich!

Jon “Vasu” Seskevich is a Great 100 in NC Nursing award winner in 2005-06″] , was nominated for the Fetzer Foundation Norman Cousin’s Mind/Body Medicine Award in 1996. In 1998 he received the Friends’ of Nursing, “Excellence in Nursing Practice” award, and the “Alumnus of the Year” award from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Nursing, Alumni Association in 1997.Jon has given over 300 presentations, lectures, workshops and classes that teach stress reduction, mind-body, and complementary therapies to hospital patients, health care professionals, community and church groups, and high-school and college students.

TTB-Let me get by

Now you’re thinking, another article about Tedeschi Trucks Band? I know this band is worthy of our attention but do they warrant 7 articles on Durham Cool?

Top 10 Data Science Courses on Coursera

Data science continues to evolve and grow, and whether a learner is looking to break into the field or brush up on skills, Coursera has courses for every level.

Tedeschi Trucks Band-Midnight in Harlem

We have written many articles on this worthy band, now to find ourselves honoring the genius of this meritorious union of musical giants-marriage and fronting the band-Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks- 

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The science behind Protandim and how this amazing health supplement changed my life!

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guitar month is here! Get up to 40% OFF on BIAS Award-Winning Guitar Amps & Effects Plugins.

Combining mobile technologies and innovative sound and interface designs, we wanted to introduce a new music creation experience into simple apps and empower any interested musician to participate. Today, we’re a global community where millions of music lovers across the world come together to share their passion for music, create new sounds, record new songs, pursue their dreams, and have fun. Empowering Music Creation

Transcendent Music from Van

This August 2018 article is coming up today the result of a Youtube recommendation. This Ian Rankin interview of Van is the best I have watched, most likely due to the common ancestry and cultural mutual respect of Mr. Rankin and Sir Morrison


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What do you know about Sodastream?

Planet Earth needs less waste and more sparkle.

Be the change: One SodaStream bottle can help the average family reduce more than 3,700 bottles and cans from our planet.

Lifebook, learn how to design your best life!

The Lifebook process begins by triggering a crucial paradigm shift in your mind, all through one key question:

“Is my idea of success really my own? Or is it a projection forced on me by society and the limiting beliefs I’ve been conditioned with?”

Healthy weight loss: What to eat, what to avoid.

Healthy weight loss is not a mystery. There are a few, simple rules to follow with regard to your diet, and if you stick to them, you’ll almost certainly lose weight. Of course, exercise will increase the rate of weight loss and help you feel better, but following a basic, low calorie, low-fat diet is key. While such a diet is also good as maintenance, you can certainly add in more calories when you reach your goal weight and are maintaining an appropriate activity level

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Tesla’s Energy solutions make sense!

Alternative energy sources are in our best survival self-interest. Finite energy sources no longer (see the last 40 years) make economic, climate sense. Financing a new coal power plant is so much more expensive and environmentally unsound than wind, solar power plant coupled with a storage solution (see lithium-Ion battery.

Paul Weller thru the Years

Paul John Weller (born John William Weller; 25 May 1958) is an English singer-songwriter and musician. Weller achieved fame with the punk rock/new wave/mod revival band The Jam. He had further success with the blue-eyed soul music of the Style Council (1983–1989), before establishing himself as a solo artist with his eponymous 1992 album.


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Remember each day to start and end with gratitude.  You will always have more than some and less than others.  Be grateful for what you have ( love, people, warm home).  Keep your confirmation bias and comparison anxiety ( avoid prolonged periods on Social Media) in check.  

con·fir·ma·tion bi·as
  1. the tendency to interpret new evidence as confirmation of one’s existing beliefs or theories.
    Confirmation biases impact how we gather information, but they also influence how we interpret and recall information. For example, people who support or oppose a particular issue will not only seek information to support it, they will also interpret news stories in a way that upholds their existing ideas.
Hemingway learned to play the role of himself through study and persistence.Illustration by Aline Bureau