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J Shakti

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Name: Vrinda Jamuna Shakti Pujals
Location: Miami, FL
Occupation: Yoga Psychology instructor, interpreter and translator.
Hobbies: Translating, bicycling, meditating, loving-learning, listening-speaking.
Date registered 05.19.2012
Date of birth: 22. December 1949
Last online: 06.25.2012
Sex: female


How can I describe you, me or any dear one?
Let me remain silent
and savor the sounds and the nuances
of light and shadows playing
in spaces inside and around,
let me forget time in pure joy
embracing sound and form
in spaceless space and timeless time
before letting go in freedom!

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J Shakti has replied to a post
Mon May 21, 2012 1:40 pm | jump to post

Perhaps it is helpful to explain that I am not a writer yet, not published, only in the most basic sense of the word, from the simple joys of an intimate, subjective experience of connecting through the writing process. Maybe I am moved to write from a circular flow of gratitude, from the reader's love for some writers. :)
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Mon May 21, 2012 12:49 pm | jump to post

I prefer reading that defines my responsibility to contribute in times where I see myself aligning with the plight of those who suffer the consequences of lifestyles that some call normal. So I seek to read the works of authors who embody constructive and creative living and inspire the reader to weave more balanced ways of co-existing. This means reading Vandana Shiva, Joan Chittister, M. Jaqui Alexander, Majella Franzmann, Carol Christ, Luce Irigaray, Sri Arobindo, Ramana Maharshi, Joanna Mac...
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Mon May 21, 2012 12:14 pm | jump to post

I wish them all, the new residents and the Alumnae community, a supremely joyous and creative writing river flow in this year, the next and in years to come. I wonder how can we absorb an experience like that to manifest wherever we are... what magic art that would be! With loving regards,

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Sun May 20, 2012 7:53 pm | jump to post

Thank you for your kind welcome, Alison. I am very grateful for the forum that you provide here. Your essay on "writer's block" takes me through some questions and answers that I have explored and through some new ones that I need to re-read in a different frame of mind. One big challenge that I am facing now is that this writer´s block or epistemological challenge, or paralysis from fear to move on with a project that seems to be enormous--in spite of the outlines and writing courses explaining...
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