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Sunday Nov 02, 2014

Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth

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Eden Maxwell with Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth

Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth by Michael Savage (314 pages, Hardcover Book with notes and bibliography, pub date: 2014)

Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth is an important … no, an essential call to common sense arms if we are to take back our constitutional republic from the leftists who promote victimhood and class warfare; for years these cultural Marxists have been infiltrating our government and educational system with an acolyte ideology and the final recipe for national suicide called political correctness.

Remember, a government by the people? What happened to that concept? Savage wants to know, don’t you? To the misguided leftists who would control you while redistributing your hard earned money, big government is the answer to everything; to patriotic Americans on the right, big government is the problem.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

To more fully appreciate Stop the Coming Civil War, it’s important to know a bit about the author.

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Friday Oct 10, 2014

Hope is not a Plan

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Cool Cat Jazz

Maybe it’s a novel, nonfiction, or a movie, as the story develops toward the end, someone says: “You know what’s important in the long run? I’ll tell you, it’s hope.”

Ouch, it’s like nails scratching along a blackboard. Hope is so ingrained in our language that it’s used mindlessly by nearly everyone. I say mindlessly because hope has no value, and it puts the hope abuser in a state of victimhood. I wish is a close cousin to I hope.

Napoleon Hill also observed the importance of words: Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire that transcends everything.

So, try this on for size and see how powerful you become. Instead of I hope, say I trust.

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014

Coming Full Circle

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After Isador

The other day, I ran into an acquaintance in Starbucks. I’ll call him Fred. He’s a clear thinker who had suffered much in his life.

Sometime ago, another acquaintance called Herman had told me that Fred had been very rude to him, and that he had put him down. I listened, offered some general advice and then let it go.

Now, about a year later, Fred who is a reliable witness brought up Herman. Fred didn’t know that Herman had already told me about the conflict.

Fred now told me about the irritating encounter with Herman from his point of view. 

The objective truth came out like cream rising to the top in the stillness of awareness. Herman had been the ill-mannered one, not Fred who is a straight shooter.

Monday Sep 01, 2014

STREAM OF CONSCIOUSNESS

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African Mojo


Here’s a Zen tale worth reading again. It will elevate your awareness.

An old monk and a young monk were walking along the road when they came to a rushing stream. It was neither too wide nor too deep. They were about to wade across when a beautiful young woman, who had been waiting on the bank, approached them. She was elegantly dressed, and she fluttered her fan and batted her eyelashes, smiling at them with big eyes.

“Oh,” she said, “The current is so swift, the water is so cold, and if my kimono gets wet, it will spoil the silk. Won’t one of you please carry me across the stream?”

And she edged invitingly toward the young monk.

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Friday Aug 22, 2014

The Man with the Dog Continues

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Book Cover

My short story The Man with Dog has been chosen as an editor’s pick.

Here are the first 10 chapter (30 in all) of The Man with the Dog. If you like what you’ve read so far, give me your vote. Thanks and enjoy!

Click on the link: Man with the Dog