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Trailer: of Dust & Divinity
Kristie mentioned being influenced towards an ethical birth-mother centered adoption through some Instagram accounts. Here are a few she shared with us afterward that she recommends: Birth mothers: @bigtoughgirl @fromanothermotha Adoptive Parent: @allison_sweatman Adoptees: @throughadoptedeyes @taravw.postadopt.educator Rob read a poem by Charles Bukowski. I couldn’t locate the exact version he read, though here is a link to the poem, called “Bluebird”: https://allpoetry.com/poem/8509539-Bluebird-by-Charles-Bukowski I (Kaben) referenced a few half-lines from a poem about the shadow side. The author is Juan Ramon, and the poem is “I am not I” (“Yo soy no yo”), translated by Robert Bly: https://allpoetry.com/I-Am-Not-I At the very end of the episode, an excerpt from Rainer Maria Rilke is read. Here is a link to more from that text: https://www.brainpickings.org/2012/06/01/rilke-on-questions/ This episode was recorded on Konkow Maidu land. For more information about the Maidu Kondow, visit http://maidu.org/ http://www.frth.org/history/index.html Thank you for listening to this episode. Please rate & review the podcast and share it with friends - may this be an opening to a long conversation with the bluebird inside your heart.

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