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Dear Blog: Help!

Dear Blog Help! I recently wrote a wonderful little book. Ted Allan in Spain: the movie, (TAiS), tells the story  of how the young Canadian journalist, having enlisted in the International Brigade, was sent to Madrid to report on his mentor, Norman Bethune. Bethune, on learning this, appointed his young protégé as his Political Commissar. […]

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Concepts energy a word as worn as love and we’re really talking spirit here or pattern and not the four forces of physics for the most part spirit ‘s a good’un at least its a word that doesn’t pretend to mean anything in particular essentially a mystery Sister Catherine said spirit and energy pattern and […]

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I’ve just posted a page about meditating on mingmen, Life Gate or Life’s Door, the diaphragm’s cross. click on the pigeon to home please write to me at normanallandr@yahoo.ca Bookmark It Hide Sites

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  the video         the text: My Leonard Cohen Story: The Bourgeois Blues This concerns Lee Harper’s amazing first poetic outpouring, which my father sent to Leonard Cohen. Lee was, and is, beautiful, so Ted enclosed a “head shot”.     A few days later Ted said to me, “You write poetry,” and then […]

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The Mayan Creation Myth

The Mayan Creation Myth and Why Things Are As They Are I have just post a video of me reading this short story/sketch. click here for the video, here for the text or click on the pidgeon to home please write to me at normanallandr@yahoo.ca www.normanallan.com Bookmark It Hide Sites

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In Ted Allan, my father: part two, I talk about his history with his sister Sadie, which he wrote as a play, I’ve Seen You Cut Lemons, directed by Sean Connery, which he and Jiohn Cassavetes later adapted as the play and film, Love Streams. I also talk about Leonard Cohen and the Bourgeois Blues […]

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