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On the Brink of Everything by Parker J. Palmer

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Prelude

1. Kurt Vonnegut, Player Piano (New York: Dell Publishing, 1980), 84.

2. Leonard Cohen, “A Thousand Kisses Deep,” The Leonard Cohen Files, http://tinyurl.com/y9bkha66.

3. Dylan Thomas, “Do not go gentle into that good night,” in The Poems of Dylan Thomas (New York: New Directions, 1971).

4. William James, The Varieties of Religious Experience (New York: Cosimo Classics, 2007), 18.

5. These words were famously spoken by Truman Capote to put down other writers’ work. See Quote Investigator, http://tinyurl.com/y8grfr55.

6. Online Etymology Dictionary, s.v. “Levity” (accessed January 13, 2018), http://tinyurl.com/ybbbyjrv.

7. G. K. Chesterton, ...

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