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Of Water and the Spirit by Malidoma Patrice Somé
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Sep 13, 08

bookshelves: non-fiction, biography, spirituality
Read in September, 2008

This book was a gift from my friend Mike Johnston, an amazing jazz musician with deep ties to West African traditions. A few weeks later, my friend Gale asked me if I'd read her friend Malidoma's book. I'm reminded of one of my favorite quotes: "The belief in coincidence is the pervading superstition of the scientific age." So far, it's a great read.
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