Category Archives: United States of America

TODAY

February 16, 2012 I came across this today, and it is so powerful that I want to share it: “Be anything you want. Be madmen, drunks, and bastards of every shape and form. But at all costs avoid one thing: … Continue reading

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almost thanksgiving

November 23, 2009 Hi! I finished up my spiritual autobiography yesterday.  It’s done, I think. I called up my folks and read it to them, and the first part got my mom crying (I tell it from her perspective).  Ah … Continue reading

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A time-line of my life

Bonus Page 2: A timeline of Thandiwe’s life June 7 1984 – December 1990: South Africa (mostly Mfanefile in rural KwaZulu Natal) December 1990 – August 1994: Concord and Franklin New Hampshire (1st – 4th grade) August 1994 – April … Continue reading

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My spiritual journey

Thandiwe AmyHelen Gobledale November 24, 2009 Chapter: Why I’m Here and What I Bring Nkosi sikelel’ iAfrica Maluphakanyis’ udumolwayo Izwa imithandazo yethu Nkosi sikelela thina usapholwayo I remember watching you, you would have been all of five and a half … Continue reading

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here we are

October 21, 2009 Jonathan Hi.  How are you this day?  Let’s see…..  What can I speak of?  Today was a beautiful beautiful day – I got my Hebrew test back and did well on it.  And then spent some time … Continue reading

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Time carries on…

10.25.09 …Greetings! It has been a long time since I last wrote, but I wanted to tell you all that I’m well – thriving in this next chapter of my life. It’s a beautiful late October day – the sun … Continue reading

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Procrastination nation

10.9.09 Hi.  I’m stalling on this paper and studying.  I’m caffeinated and going to be up for a while.  I need to get my game on, so that I don’t have to do this again for a while….  Here’s hoping… … Continue reading

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My first Grad school paper “Painting Abram an Honorable Man”

Jewish Thought and Literature October 9, 2009 The Genesis Apocrypha: Painting Abram an Honorable Man While the two accounts of the wife/sister stories of Abraham and Sarah found in Genesis (Genesis 12:10-20 and Genesis 20) at first appear to be two … Continue reading

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Poetics

9/13/09 Hi love.  I was looking at poetry on the poetry daily website http://poems.com/today.php.  After flying home from NYC by myself today, I can’t wait until more of our travel is together.  Loving that we are aligning our lives so that, while … Continue reading

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Light, my light!

9.08.09 Light, my light, the world-filling light, the eye-kissing light, heart-sweetening light! Ah, the light dances, my darling, at the centre of my life; the light strikes, my darling, the chords of my love; the sky opens, the wind runs … Continue reading

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