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by figaro
Tue Nov 05, 2013 3:37 am
Forum: Messages from Laurie
Topic: New Review of "We Meet in Dreams"
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New Review of "We Meet in Dreams"

Here is a new Amazon Review for We Meet in Dreams : We Meet in Dreams: A New Interpretation of Dreams (Paperback) This is a wonderfully written book about dreams, and delves into the mysterious dimension of dreams from a new and different perspective. The connections and significance of dreams and t...
by figaro
Mon Sep 16, 2013 3:01 am
Forum: Messages from Laurie
Topic: More Reviews of the Images and Visions CDs
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More Reviews of the Images and Visions CDs

Here are some new reviews of the Images and Visions CDs: " So very lovely and transporting! I felt as if I was at the falls surround by nature spirits. Beautifully composed and exquisitely performed! " Woodstock NY USA “ es muy bonito " Bogotá Colombia [/i] “ that's nice !! " Coquimbo Chile “ Intere...
by figaro
Thu Jun 27, 2013 6:56 pm
Forum: A Mystic’s Journal
Topic: Another Story from "The Spiritual Life of Animals and Plants
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Another Story from "The Spiritual Life of Animals and Plants

This is another true story from my book The Spiritual Life of Animals and Plants a collection of true stories. Nigel Practices His Aria [/b] The interesting thing about Nigel practicing his song, was that he always practiced it outside my bedroom window, and he always waited until I went to bed. No...
by figaro
Thu Jun 27, 2013 6:49 pm
Forum: A Mystic’s Journal
Topic: A Story from 'The Spiritual Life of Animals and Plants'
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A Story from 'The Spiritual Life of Animals and Plants'

This true story about my dog Guinivere was many years ago, and is in my book The Spiritual Life of Animals and Plants, a collection of true stories. Guinivere and Our Lord [/b] Guinivere, the big black dog with the big floppy ears was my first dog; she was intelligent, playful, and had a heart that ...
by figaro
Wed Jun 26, 2013 3:12 pm
Forum: A Composer’s Journal
Topic: After the Musical Score is Finished: Nov 21, 2012
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After the Musical Score is Finished: Nov 21, 2012

http://www.buzzle.com/img/articleImages/595778-181522-48.jpg Wednesday, November 21 4:00 a.m. Finished copying VII into the main score. It is done, and the completed score is one hundred and thirty-six pages long. Checked that each piece in the cycle had a title and a copy of the poem either at the...
by figaro
Tue Jun 25, 2013 3:44 pm
Forum: A Mystic’s Journal
Topic: The Desert Fathers: Stories and Quotes
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The Desert Fathers: Stories and Quotes

The Desert Fathers were holy men of the late 3rd and 4th Centuries who went to live in the desert, and they are generally regarded as the first monks in community. The Egyptian Desert was the Desert Fathers' most common choice of locale. At first they lived mostly alone, but later formed loose-knit...
by figaro
Sun Jun 16, 2013 3:03 am
Forum: A Mystic’s Journal
Topic: The Medjugorje Hymn
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Views: 22334

The Medjugorje Hymn

http://www.authorsden.com/ArticlesImage/69465.JPG To hear the hymn: http://www.medjugorje.org/medjugorjehymn.mp3 Below are the words of the hymn, which were sent to me by the Medjugorje Web, http://www.medjugorje.org You can sign up to receive Our Lady's monthly messages from Medjugorje on that sam...
by figaro
Mon May 20, 2013 6:06 am
Forum: A Composer’s Journal
Topic: Finishing the Score of "Unsung Songs: Songs of the Earth"
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Finishing the Score of "Unsung Songs: Songs of the Earth"

http://www.buzzle.com/img/articleImages/594683-15518-41.jpg Monday, November 12 Finally finished XXVI tonight, the final pages of bells, and copied it all into the main score. Will start working on the last pages of VIII tonight - at least throw a glance at the sketches. A rainy warm night, a bit o...
by figaro
Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:03 pm
Forum: A Composer’s Journal
Topic: Continuing Work on "Songs of the Earth": November 5-9, 2012
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Continuing Work on "Songs of the Earth": November 5-9, 2012

http://www.buzzle.com/img/articleImages/593247-40226-4.jpg Monday, November 5 2:30 a.m. Just finished writing the last few notes of V into the main score. Diana Souza, the graphic designer for my books, came over for some hours tonight; she heads back to Dallas tomorrow after a six weeks stay in It...
by figaro
Thu Mar 21, 2013 3:26 am
Forum: A Mystic’s Journal
Topic: Our Lady's newest Message from Medjugorje: March 18, 2013
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Our Lady's newest Message from Medjugorje: March 18, 2013

Here is the official English translation of Our Lady's March 18, 2013 annual apparition to Mirjana as provided by the Information Center in Medjugorje. http://www.medjugorje.ws/data/olm/images/messages/zx-apparition-mirjana.jpg Image: the visionary Mirjana March 18 2013 Annual Apparition to Mirjana ...
by figaro
Thu Mar 14, 2013 5:18 am
Forum: A Mystic’s Journal
Topic: 'Kindness, Clarity and Insight' - the Dalai Lama
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'Kindness, Clarity and Insight' - the Dalai Lama

https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTRsNQnfIIsr0X4-Ftszs69y9XCfyRP8dIkyyUgG32XL33fmPMx Some of my meditation students asked me to sum up various Buddhist doctrines, so here they are, as stated by the Dalai Lama of Tibet in his book "Kindness, Clarity and Insight": The 3 Jewels 1. ...
by figaro
Fri Feb 22, 2013 10:31 pm
Forum: A Composer’s Journal
Topic: Srill Working on the Music: October 7, 2013
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Srill Working on the Music: October 7, 2013

http://www.buzzle.com/img/articleImages/592496-58221-17.jpg Image: A page of the copied out main score. Sunday, October 7 Have been working steadily on XXVI , and sketched out to the end. The last pages are still not written down on the page, but I have them in my head. Started working on the final...
by figaro
Tue Jan 15, 2013 7:00 pm
Forum: A Composer’s Journal
Topic: Copying Out the Music August 29, 2012
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Views: 21663

Copying Out the Music August 29, 2012

http://www.buzzle.com/img/articleImages/591549-34114-18.jpg Wednesday, August 29 A beautiful cool day, low seventies. Have the doors and windows open. Looking out into the back gardens on breaks from composing, trying not to wish I could be out walking and working in them. Still working on IV , try...
by figaro
Fri Dec 21, 2012 7:16 pm
Forum: A Composer’s Journal
Topic: Filling in the Music: August 9-28, 2012
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Filling in the Music: August 9-28, 2012

http://www.buzzle.com/img/articleImages/590734-57238-0.jpg Thursday, August 9 Now that the preliminary sketches are done for all - of Hurley’s poems it is time to begin filling in the writing and copying them all out into a main score. Went to the piano and took out my sketch to II. Added a simple ...
by figaro
Sun Nov 25, 2012 8:04 pm
Forum: A Composer’s Journal
Topic: Creating Music: The Unsung Songs 8/6/12
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Views: 21759

Creating Music: The Unsung Songs 8/6/12

http://www.buzzle.com/img/articleImages/590160-14416-52.jpg Monday, August 6 Woke up today to a cool day and a light blue sky. Went downstairs and played through my original sketch for Haiku X . Added a few notes and stems and put Haiku X in the manilla folder reserved for finished sketches. Willia...