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Boom! 😂

You cannot avoid the human condition. God grant me the serenity 🙏

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serenity, please lord, please

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Best title ever

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; )

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Sep 9, 2023Liked by Alex Olshonsky

At first, I was rudely taken aback by the title, but once I got past that and read the article, this was fantastic! “ don’t judge an article by its title” 🤪

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haha went for it

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Best headline of 2023

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i'm glad I almost changed it last min then said "screw it," and clicked publish

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Sep 12, 2023Liked by Alex Olshonsky

It’s true because we’re coming into oneness so yeah...

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it's inevitable

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Sep 8, 2023Liked by Alex Olshonsky

‘Omega’ I like the Shaman’s suggestion. 💫

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:) thank you, Jodi

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Excellent post that puts life in perspective!

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thank you Linda

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Loved this essay! (I bet you enjoyed Duncan’s Netflix series?). I appreciate your positive metaphor of climax (who doesn’t enjoy an orgasm?!) - quite the contrast from the end of the world, which seems quite anti-climactic...

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I loved Midnight Gospel but tbh I need to watch more of them. I'm an enormous fan of his podcast, at least a few years ago I used to listen to them weekly. He has the cosmic giggle for sure

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Sep 8, 2023Liked by Alex Olshonsky

PTdC!

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meaning .. ?!

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Sep 9, 2023Liked by Alex Olshonsky

Sorry -- got stoked on Pierre teilhard du chardin 🦕

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Ahhh if course PTdC!

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Thanks for the much-needed giggle!

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I needed one too, clearly

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I loved this. Honestly for the last... I don’t even know how many years, since it feels like we’ve collectively dived head first into the maddening swirly - when I start to feel my chest get tight with all the outside forces I step back and assess my life and think “what has actually changed for me and my family.” And 97% of the time - absolutely nothing has changed. Maybe I find some comfort that someone is still pissin on the toilet seat.

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Yeppirs, same here. The more things catastrophize out there, the more I seem to stay the same, in fact things have improved for me over the last two or three years, but I don’t publicize it.

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Totally. Never want to rub salt in the wound for people who have been struggling, but the last couple years things have been better for me as well, I think I thrive in the weird

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Alex,

Well written interesting read. I too was put off by the title and did not read til today. So glad I did. Not my words, but reminds me, “Even A wounded world 🌎 is feeding us.”

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