The Rise to Authenticity

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  In the spring of 2000 we went to visit a friend in Japan and were invited to a weaving festival celebrating the 30th anniversary of Saori. At the time Saori had around a thousand weaving studios with about 10.000 participating weavers in Japan alone. The studios offer a space for people of varying mental and physical abilities to express …

Universal Measure

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Every grain of sand counted ‘till time runs out; that’s how many. Every star counted ‘till shadows end; that’s how vast. Every living thing counted ‘till home they come; that’s how loved. © Joshua Bond 2014   LISTEN TO THE POEM NOW

The Creative Process

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  Many people are intrigued by the complexity and clarity of the Solo System, if not the sheer volume of it. If you want to know how I got the idea, where it came from, and how I developed it, here is the story. In the introduction to the 1st volume of The Solo System, The Atlas, you can read …

The Fire

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I put the fire upon the scales to solve a mystery of how a thing that has no weight can act so forcefully I put the fire upon the scales and turned the dial around to try and find the perfect note which registered its sound I put the fire upon the scales when up the flames they leapt consumed …