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Love just the way you are, now, unconditionally? Is that crazy? Will it get you hurt? What’s in it for me, you? Love each other, as I have loved you – unconditionally, as you are now, as I am. Hmmm? one day at a time till you cannot remember when you did not share your love in your unique way every day! Rock on! Sleep well and love. https://youtu.be/ds3mAmUPxYA?list=RDds3mAmUPxYA

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Homecoming of the Three Fires Powwow Demonstrates the Vibrancy of Michigan Tribes

Grand Entry at the Homecoming of the Three Fires Powwow on Saturday in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Grand Entry at the Homecoming of the Three Fires Powwow on Saturday in Grand Rapids, Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS – The Homecoming of the Three Fires Traditional Powwow along the banks of the Grand River in Grand Rapids kicked off on Saturday.

The powwow that celebrates the culture of the three tribes unique to the region — Ojibwe, Ottawa and Potawatomi — demonstrates the staying power of the three tribes that are vibrant in Michigan.

The powwow continues on Sunday.

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Common Ground

Bealtaine Cottage, Ireland

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In a world that appears to be coming apart at the seams, we are reminded, on a daily basis, by the mainstream media, that we are separate and divided on many levels.

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There are many aspects of our lives where we disagree.

I know how that works, for I was born and raised in a place of separation…Northern Ireland.

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As I grew, left home, went to university and raised a family in London, I became aware of the importance of common ground.

London is a melting pot of over twelve million people, where the essence of living harmoniously is to be found in common ground.

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I held an allotment for many years, a place where cultures met with great affection shared for what was beneath our very feet…common ground.

It served us well as we grew food, shared seed, advice and barbecues!

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I continue to share common ground with my…

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