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my foot hurts

my foot hurts

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my foot hurts

my foot hurts

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A break from writing

The hair, the shorts, the tee, the tube socks, the board… it’s all freestyle.

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An Interpretation of Icons and Symbols

Man is not a Tabla Rosa, a blank slate, waiting to be shaped by the external world.  Man is instead filled with organismic, instinctual drives and eager to act upon them. The primary drive Freud called Libido, a life giving … Continue reading

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Socrates shares a lesson for surf schools

Consider the following parable.  One day a youth sauntered up to Socrates and said he had heard of the revered teacher’s reputation for truth and wished Socrates teach him.  Socrates welcomed the youth and asked him to go on a … Continue reading

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Downfall

I know we’ve had Swedish viewers logging on over the past few days.  I decided to find a bit of Volvo history in the cards, maybe some Ace of Base, I dunno.  Looking for a diamond in the Google rough, … Continue reading

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Master Oogway

“Quit, don’t quit? Surf, don’t surf? You are too concerned about what was and what will be. There is a saying: yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That is why it is called the … Continue reading

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