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Finding a father-figure.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rob Dec 16, 2012. 16 Replies

Hello everyone! I really don't know where to begin. You see, things between me and my father are fine, I guess, but it doesn't feel like we have a real dad-son relationship. He's a little detached,…Continue

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Writing, reading, word etymology, history, mythology, spirituality, art, music, cinematography, literature, psychology, culture, languages, though, life, nature, gardening.
Books
Name of the Wind, The Wise Man's Fear, Harry Potter, All Quiet on the Western Front, Pompeii, Catch 22, 1984, Clockwork Orange, The Grapes of Wrath, The Double Crown, Kringe in 'n Bos, The Murder of King Tut, The Discworld Series, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Spud.
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Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle, Princess Mononoke, Star Wars, Harry Potter, Memoirs of a Geisha, Hair, The Breakfast Club, Chocolat, Lord of the Rings, Breakfast at Tiffany's, My Fair Lady, Spud, Juno, Black Swan, Indiana Jones, As it is in Heaven, St Trinian's.
Music
Enya, aKing, Johann Sebastian Bach, Ikimono Gakari, Suzanne Vega, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Fleetwood Mac, Jethro Tull, Mike Batt, Tom Waits, Billy Joel, Neil Young, Neil Diamond, Deep Blue Something, Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, Alta Joubert, John Williams, DNA Strings.
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All suffering is rooted in desire.

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At 12:37am on December 4, 2012, Rockeman said…

Welcome, Johann.  I hope we meet and exchange conversation soon.  :)

 
 
 

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