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Premium Member Silk Road
Silk Road

S      Syncretic in nature Mohamed ties silken faith
I      ...Read More
Categories: syncretic, hello,
Form: Acrostic

Premium Member Ancient Economic Empowerment
Economic science talks about wealth and money
but ancient green ecology peace warriors
walked toward cooperative health and species nutrition
rather than poverty 
lack of sufficient mutual investment
in health-wealth trends.

Old cooperative economic leaders
and followers
measuring comparative values together
counted in nutritional value
accumulated by Yang dominating...Read More
Categories: syncretic, community, deep, food, health, integrity, nature, peace,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Seen But Not Heard
I remain stuck
and struck
by children to be seen behaving
but preferably not heard
regardless of behavior,

But especially not heard criticizing their WiseElders
or, probably worse, mimicking them;
although some parents,
especially grandparents,
do see mimicry as graceful flattery
and occasionally a disgraceful lesson--
our children hope to see...Read More
Categories: syncretic, caregiving, childhood, earth, education, environment, god, integrity,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Sacramental Dialogue
Let's do a bit of sacramental gaming.

Oh no, Dear!
That smells and sounds coldly inappropriate.
What would your great-grandmother say?

OK, well...
how about a mutually refining discussion
about theological system development?

That might be alright,
although heavy.
But, don't you mean the development of systematic theology?

That too,...Read More
Categories: syncretic, community, culture, health, spiritual,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Cloud of Knowing
I believe it was Buckminster Fuller
who first posited
a prime appositional,
like Yang and Yin,
but his was:
Energy is to physical nature
as Information is to metaphysically languaged systems.

if we were to add the Yin and Yang
of this positivist-regenerative observation,
we could further nuance regenerate...Read More
Categories: syncretic, health, humor, language, leadership, love, mental illness,
Form: Political Verse

Premium Member Catchers and Pitchers
Catch and store my energy,
said Yang-Sun to Earth-Yin.

Digest and absorb nutritional information,
said Earth
to Virgin Eve
to Fertile Adam.

Volcanize and subduct Earth's embryonic Commons
says Mother Earth
to ReGenerative Ecologists.

Revolt and then creolize resulting multicultures
say EcoPolitical Democratizers
to TrustBuilding Psychologizers.

Deduce separate competing nature labels
to induce...Read More
Categories: syncretic, culture, earth day, health, history, language, nature,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Watching isms
There is a world of difference
between schism and jism,
but they both end up the same.

Just as patriarchal Roman Catholicism
overpowers living and breathing Christianity,
so too does Capitalism
overpower cooperative capital co-investment,
so too does autocratic rationalism
overpower syncretic enculturing con-scientivity,
so too does stale exegetical...Read More
Categories: syncretic, culture, earth day, health, philosophy, psychological, religion,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Sacred Ecology of Game Theory
The healthiest and wealthiest ecological objective
of designing and playing life
is to optimize potential for continuing reiterative plays and transactions
as long as possible.

ZeroSum monopolies,
such as bottom-line competitive capitalism
and bullying
quickly devolve,
diminish down to one supremacist  ego-political Winner.
Yet then this relentlessly Might...Read More
Categories: syncretic, beauty, creation, games, garden, health, trust, truth,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member PermaCultural Trust
The organic building of a coordinated artist
begins with reconstructing competitively clumsy LeftBrain technicians.

Whether learning to play the piano
or learning to communicate in some new language
or learning to adopt,
and/or adapt,
norms and nuances of some new cultural environment,
human nature starts, and started,...Read More
Categories: syncretic, art, birth, bullying, earth day, giving, health,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Patriotism as Anti-Otherism
Paul Tillich wrote 
"nationalism hates and must always hate Judaism and prophetic Christianity."

When he spoke of nationalistic patriotism
he was thinking of fascism,
as the logical conclusion
of those more loyal to a specific supremacist space and time
than faithful to our more inclusively...Read More
Categories: syncretic, earth, health, history, nature, patriotic, religion,
Form: Political Verse

Premium Member Patriotic for Planet Earth
What is patriotism?

Pride of and for national, and maybe cultural, superiority.

What is nationalism?

Usually positive values,
but I guess nationalism could also include negative evaluations,
for national autonomous freedom and power to do good.

What is good?

Not evil


Well, OK, whatever falls into what we...Read More
Categories: syncretic, beauty, culture, growth, happiness, health, prejudice, racism,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member NonEastern Family Politics
I began reading Jane Anna Gordon's "Creolizing Political Theory"
from the back toward the front,
as usual,
because if I appreciate where this narrative journey will end,
then I probably will find we start off with similar questions 
of economic and political urgency right...Read More
Categories: syncretic, culture, health, power, , literature,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Thought Experiments
It is interesting to consider a national economy,
and a personal economy,
as iconic of our ionic political empowerment,
and competitively anti-ionic disempowerment;
so economic marginalization
becomes an icon for political victimization
and political opportunity for future WinWin healing.

This way of seeing an iconic/ionic primal relationship
within...Read More
Categories: syncretic, health, native american, political, psychological, racism,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member The Christian-Taoist Continues Standing
I was baptized as a Christian,
once or twice.
It's not so much that the baptism ritual malfunctioned
in some series of unfortunate events;
It's more like Taoism as my primary ecopolitical health system,
or religion,
or metaphysic,
or whatever kind of evolutionary,
perpetually eisegetical-hypothetical,
label you choose to...Read More
Categories: syncretic, baptism, community, culture, earth, health, humor, religion,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member The Taoist Stands Up
So, yes, I'm a Taoist
A lotta' people ask me about what that means,
to be a Taoist.

And, I usually ask
What do you mean,
what does it mean?
Who said it was supposed to mean anything,
or even everything?
You must be a notnot Taoist,
everything's supposed...Read More
Categories: syncretic, community, culture, games, humor, political, psychological, religion,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member We Incarnate What We Digest
Eugenics is about monoculturing supremacist delusions 
of and for AnthroCentric Perfection.
Eumemics is about multiculturing nutritional inclusions
of and for Matriarchal-Iconic EarthTribe's nature-spirit Yintegration.

If we wish to begin facilitating regenerative evolution
and discouraging degenerative terrorists and fundamentalists,
it helps to keep in mind:
Just as...Read More
Categories: syncretic, culture, destiny, health, life, political, psychological,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Healthy Politics, and Sex, and Religion
I hope I know what is healthy sex,
in an experiential kind of way,
in a biblical swell of stay,
and I can imagine a world with healthier,
more cooperative, political empowerment,
but I am clueless about healthy religion,
which most of my friends would claim...Read More
Categories: syncretic, health, humor, philosophy, political, religion, sensual, wisdom,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Political Octane
Economies are positive when consuming and producing balanced nutrition,
and are depressed when consuming and producing too much 
by way of dissonant toxic loss and suffering,
un-ecological hubris,
climate pathologies suboptimizing WinWin potentialities
for multiculturally healthy outcomes.

Economic nutritional abundance
sometimes labeled as wealth,
is an artifact,
neither...Read More
Categories: syncretic, creation, earth, health, life, light, philosophy, political,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member A Few Years Back and Forth
A few years back,
in the prior millennium,
1993 to be more precise
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
born without a stage name
had his book entitled "The Evolving Self" published,
by which he meant The ReGeneratively Nutritious Flowing Self,
but he was probably shy of too-long, user-unfriendly, titles,
so we...Read More
Categories: syncretic, beauty, earth, health, political, psychological, trust,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Muddy Shoes
I'm planting trees today.
Cherry trees in front,
Peter on the street,
Paul in the middle,
with Mary closest in toward the house,
all on the far side of our gravel drive.

On the same southern side,
along my neighbor's new above the eyebrows 8-foot fence,
backside facing...Read More
Categories: syncretic, blessing, earth, family, gospel, health, philosophy, political,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Struggling for Mental Health Climates
If I became a paranoid schizophrenic
I would begin channeling Jesus of Nazareth
but, instead, dealing with my real world dysfunctional family,
with co-messianically depressing delusions
refracting illusions of gift-it-forward co-redemptive grandeur
leading pilgrim explorations into remembering embryonic hopes
of and for regenerativity
as clearing out remaining...Read More
Categories: syncretic, culture, earth, environment, family, health, mental illness,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Geometrics of Political Choice
I prefer to live on a multicultural planet
where one plus one is two,
and so is one times one,
except when we're blending our positives and negatives,
when one moment in time notnot one
indeed does equal both nomial one
and yet also continues to...Read More
Categories: syncretic, beauty, culture, health, humor, math, political, science,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Here We Come Again
Here we are again
remembering our fair share of mutually invested identity,
where dreams swim to fuse together,
DNA with RNA eco-wombs written across the heart of all four sacred seasons
of star song's tidally ebb and flowing moon rivers
ringing and singing and zinging...Read More
Categories: syncretic, earth, garden, happiness, health, love, planet, political,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Learning to Recreate Health
From Edward de Bono's Lateral Thinking: Creativity Step by [NonHierarchical] Step


The emphasis in education has always been on logical sequential thinking which is by [deductively analytical academic] tradition the only proper [true, good, and pretty] use of information.
Creativity [like regenerativity]...Read More
Categories: syncretic, creation, culture, health, humor, nature, power, psychological,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Jung with Brezsny's NonParanoia
Our current situation,
in the evolution of our species,
is one in which the ego has forgotten its true role in the psyche
and has usurped the role of central
[eco-climate Left-animus External/Right-anima Internal/Left-Right erotic-in/ agape-out]
regulator.      Carl Jung

Sometimes the...Read More
Categories: syncretic, analogy, body, culture, health, humor, mental illness,
Form: Prose Poetry