Stephen Evans

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Stephen is a playwright and author of The Marriage of True Minds and A Transcendental Journey.

A Transcendental Journey

The new edition is now available for order online or through many local bookstores. Here is an excerpt: a-transcendental-journey

 

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The Other Side of Silence 

"If we had a keen vision and feeling of all ordinary human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow and the squirrel's heart beat, and we should die of that roar which lies on the other side of silence. "

George Eliot

Middlemarch

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Rosy Cole
There is music and there is cacophony. To distinguish them is the purpose of life.
Monday, 03 September 2018 10:53
Stephen Evans
I have laughed out loud more times reading Middlemarch than any book in recent memory. Yet I think maybe this quote encapsulates t... Read More
Monday, 03 September 2018 16:11
Rosy Cole
Well, the author is an Evans, after all :-)
Monday, 03 September 2018 23:35
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Heard in a Dream

 

Do not open the silence.

Let the silence open you.

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Rosy Cole
Good advice for poets!
Saturday, 18 August 2018 17:00
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One Moment

"One moment of serene and confident life is more glorious than a whole campaign of daring:"

Henry David Thoreau

Journal, December 1839

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Rosy Cole
But the 'whole campaign of daring' actually does give rise to the 'serene and confident moment', no matter whether it is successfu... Read More
Sunday, 29 July 2018 17:16
Stephen Evans
I was sitting on my favorite bench this morning telling myself to Be Here Now. Part of it is just being aware.
Sunday, 29 July 2018 21:33
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I am absolutely one hundred per cent sure of that! Seriously! Just having a dog thoroughly reveals t...
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Sometimes I imagine the natural world looks at us and thinks: if only they understood.
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