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Snakes And Strawberries.....An Article About Becoming The Change 10/15/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Snakes, Strawberries, Alanda Greene, Garden, Harmony, animals, culture, environment, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, safety, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 4 days ago - dailygood.org
ALANDA GREENE notes the effect a change makes to the dynamics in her garden, We need to be of the decisions we make, and their effect on the Earth. This is an article about mindful decisions.
Insane Asylums: Are They Really Haunted?
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, interesting, unusual, odd, off-beat )

Annie
- 5 days ago - hubpages.com
"For eight years I was an inmate in a state asylum for the insane. During those years I passed through such unbearable terror that I deteriorated into a wild, frightened creature intent only on survival. And I survived. I was raped by orderlies, gnawed on
Fabulous Friday The 13th Supestition List
Offbeat  (tags: friday 13th, Superstitions, Sun Times, London, Everywhere, World, bizarre, culture, funny, humor, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 6 days ago - thesun.co.uk
Considering Friday the 13th as unlucky dates back for hundreds of years, with the tradition said to have begun in the Middle Ages or even Biblical times. Here is the fabulous big list of all actions to avoid.
Should Endangered Languages Be Preserved
Offbeat  (tags: Endangered Languages, Irish, Scots Gaelic, Cantalan, Bengali, culture, health, humor, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual )

Fiona
- 7 days ago - aeon.co
2010 saw the death of Boa Senior, the last living speaker of Aka-Bo, a tribal language native to the Andaman Islands in the Bay of Bengal. I am trying ot learn an endangered language spoken by only 80,000 people.
French Lessons...An Article About Becoming The Change 10/9/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Tracy Cochrane, Basho, Enlightenment, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 10 days ago - dailygood.org
Article by Tracy Cochran: "One morning last October, I experienced a moment of grace. It happened as I was walking my black Labrador retriever, Shadow, on one of those warm autumn days."
To Honor The Sacred...An Article About Becoming The Change 10/5/2017
Offbeat  (tags: David Ulrich, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Photography, Poetry, Sacred Places, WWII, Hawaii, bizarre, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, unusual )

Fiona
- 13 days ago - dailygood.org
This article is base on the nature photograph of David Ulrich. What is the meaning of sacred placesâEUR"in the context of our lives and creative pursuits? Ironic photograph on site.
Zen TV... An Article About Becoming The Change 10/1/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Zen, Television, Observation, Passive, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, unusual )

Fiona
- 18 days ago - dailygood.org
Happy October. This article derives from an essay by Bernard McGrane The article discusses the "programmed mind" from passive television watching and the fact that we rarely pay attention to this particular activity.
The Kindness Bus ... An Article About Becoming The Change 9/29/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Kindness, Kindness Bus, Suicide Prevention, Maya Angelou, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 19 days ago - dailygood.org
Maya Angelou once asked us to be a rainbow in someone elseâEUR(TM)s cloud, but thatâEUR(TM)s harder than it looks. WeâEUR(TM)re all taught the importance of kindness when young but few manage to make it the focal point of our lives.
Creating Art From Pain....An Article About Becoming The Change 9/28/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Prison Art, Death Row Art, Buddha, Buddhist Art, americans, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual )

Fiona
- 22 days ago - dailygood.org
American Buddhist artist, Moyo, studies the image of the Buddha using a multitude of mediums: watercolor paint, jewel-toned ink, colored pencil, and crayon all come together to manifest his unique vision of the Buddha âEUR"
Garden Gloves....An Article About Becoming The Change 9/27/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Alanda Greene, British Columbia, Canada, Gardening, Garden Gloves, everywhere, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 23 days ago - dailygood.org
ALANDA GREENE explores the idea of openness and protectiveness against stimuli by a comparison with wearing garden gloves while working in her beloved garden in British Columbia.
What Fear Teaches Us....An Article About Becoming The Change 9/23/2017
Offbeat  (tags: TED Talk, Fear, parables, examples, proverbs, video, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual )

Fiona
- 25 days ago - dailygood.org
Powerful TED talk video by Karen Thompson Walker (with text beneath) on site. Through in the talk, we understand this German proverb: Fear makes the wolf bigger. Please note, comment, forward.
Tending Your Inner Weeds....An Article About Becoming The Change 9/20/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Gardening, Seeds, Spouting, Trees, Potential, Spiritual Potential, Change, bizarre, environment, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 29 days ago - dailygood.org
In spring âEUR" garden growth is prolific and persistent. Especially the weeds. This article proves this quotation: If you break open a seed, there is no tree inside, there is only spirit; living energy in the form of potential. --Don Mateo So
How Happy Brains Respond To Negative Things...An Article About Becoming The Change 9/19/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Happy Brains, Negative Things, Happy People, Negative Emotions, Brain Chemistry, Brain Parts, bizarre, funny, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 30 days ago - dailygood.org
Recent research provides a whole new understanding of the brain's amygdalaâEUR"and suggests that happy people take the bad with the good. How we react to the bad things in life reveals a lot about our brains.
 

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