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October 2014

Amazon Book “Forever Here” Deep Price Discount

Amazon.com is currently and temporarily discounting one of the latest and most beautiful books of author James Hilgendorf – “Forever Here.” From a list price of $12.95, the paperback edition is listed at this time for $4.27.   This is a discount of 67 per cent!  Grab one before it goes up. “Forever Here” is non-fiction, […]

Can a Flower Become the Flower of its Dreams?

How much are we really capable of? There are seeming bounds and limits.  A flower can only grows to the foregone patterns of its seed. Yet life allows for stretching, waverings in the wind.  The force of weather and storms and rain breed new determinations. Power comes from unknown depths. With time passing, new circuits […]

A New Dream of America/Speaker Series-James Hilgendorf

Every great civilization has had its own myth, a cosmic story of how we fit into the universe, a divine story of who we are and where we have come from. Now all the old myths have crumbled to dust. What we crave is a new consciousness, a new time – a story that encompasses […]

Empowering Youth in the 21st Century/Speaker Series-James Hilgendorf

The youth of today are searching for meaning and hope in their lives. True empowerment comes from a deep, inner vision of ourselves, and of our relation to the world and universe around us. This is one of several audience-oriented talks given by author James Hilgendorf. Contact him for details. Click flyer to enlarge.

Black & White: Without One, Where Would We Be?

Nelson Mandela survived twenty-seven years in a jail cell. Have you spent even one day and night in jail?  Twenty-seven years was truly an eternity. The incomprehensible thing is how he managed to maintain his humanity amid this desert of timelessness. He wielded a heavy hammer for years in the hot blazing South African sun […]

Dictators, Monsters, & People Like Joe

Joe was my best friend.  He died in 2006, age 79, from complications of heart surgery. Joe had such a bright, brilliant manner.  He was a wonderful writer, and for twenty-five years he lived and wrote screenplays in Paris. He loved France.  Even after he returned to Los Angeles with his French wife Framboise, and […]

Where The Treasure Lies

Where does the treasure lie? We trade our lives for fractured dreams, that end in smoke. One day, two days, days on end, unremembered, unfulfilled. Where have we been? I move through the motions of the day, and always there is something that cannot be expressed, that informs me forever, a hint, a gesture, an […]

Our Mission Here in These States

Even if we lose everything here n America that we have known up to this moment in time – the vast economic superiority, the money, the arrogance of power, the thousands of nuclear weapons, the tanks, the submarines, the stealth bombers, the opulence, television and big sports games and mega shopping malls – America and […]