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June 28, 2009

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In my art studio, I have Leonard Cohen's lines from "Anthem" to remind me of something very like this - "Ring the bells that still can ring,/ Forget your perfect offering./ There's a crack in everything./ That's how the light gets in."

Great post!

I was going to post the very same lines from 'Anthem.' love the dovetailing of the poem with his life's work. excellent parallels with plate tectonics & human nature. as always, so gracefully written and so precise in observations about human nature. can we vote so you can guest blog for another week? ;)

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