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A LITTLE BIRD TOLD ME - 20 MAY 2020

Looking at flowers, then leaves, I began to wonder about the roots and seeds. Yes, I thought, that's what I learned in Biology, Botany, Biodiversity ... But a brilliant, brainy, breath-takingly beautiful budgerigar whispered to me: "You are "thought" [taught to think in boxes, as PT says] to objectify Nature from birth, almost. For us critters, the entire plant or tree is one of us, a community where we help, house, and hallow each other. It is all ONE life form, don''t you see. What are leaves but flowers yet to be? What are flowers but leaves modified for reproduction? Are your reproductive organs separate in type and origin than the rest of your body? Don't humans start life as one-and-two cells? Don't you see the seed - small and insignificant, perhaps - carries generations of trees, fruit, food, and shelter in it?"

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Date: 5/21/2020 8:49:00 AM
Much for us to consider.
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Date: 5/20/2020 8:11:00 AM
Read: NEXT CHANCE by Lisa Ricci, a great contribution after her quiet work for parents (aged and ailing). I always think of her Hands, blessed limbs, that just adds 2 more hearts to this fine woman. shalom, shalom
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Date: 5/20/2020 8:02:00 AM
off to check it out now ... thanX Mo, (PT) and still my Sis
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Date: 5/20/2020 7:18:00 AM
My poem is C plus Literacy, if you want to check it out ~x
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Anil Deo
Date: 5/20/2020 8:02:00 AM
off to check it out now ... thanX Mo, PT) and still my Sis
Date: 5/20/2020 7:06:00 AM
Oh yes. This speaks to my understanding of gender fluidity, it is humans who put things in boxes and say what does or does not fit what should or should not be. "Man" walked on the moon before he discovered the true form of the female genitalia, thank goodness FGM on the decline before that news got out. xomo
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Anil Deo
Date: 5/20/2020 7:59:00 AM
O Mo, that is so good'; I love getting references like yours ... we all need education about each other, and GENDERS. shalom, shalom & thanks a mil
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Maureen McGreavy
Date: 5/20/2020 7:09:00 AM
There is a magnificent Ted Talk on "Cliteracy", I have written about it too, as discretely as I could ;),
Date: 5/20/2020 7:06:00 AM
Good Morning Mr. Anil (lol) - This entry is something that could only be presented in the light and manner of which is to be intended by you. There is much beauty and life with this. May this day find you well. Shalom
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Anil Deo
Date: 5/20/2020 8:12:00 AM
Read: NEXT CHANCE by Lisa Ricci, a great contribution after her quiet work for parents (aged and ailing). I always think of her Hands, blessed limbs, that just adds 2 more hearts to this fine woman. shalom, shalom
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Anil Deo
Date: 5/20/2020 7:59:00 AM
Hey, hey LISA. Shalom shalom shalom dear friend. So good to see you. Hope mom & dad are thriving with your loving - sacrificial hands - and care. Thanks a mil