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The Blind Book Date Manifesto

Or, why not knowing what you’re going to read can be good thing now and then When was the last time you discovered a book that you didn’t know you were looking for? When was the last time you read …

The Frankfurt Book Fair Experience

By Buchmesse veterans Lynn and Rick. Every year we send a crew of ABC’ers to scout the Frankfurt Book Fair, the world’s largest book exhibition and trade fair, looking for new trends. We refresh relationships with our trusted suppliers, make …

Visiting the other Anne Frank House

The flat in South Amsterdam where Anne Frank and her family lived for nine years before going into hiding at the Secret Annex on the Prinsengracht was open to the public for one day on Saturday, 10 December, 2011. Friend …

Essay: The Course in Miracles and the Advaita Vedanta

The Course in Miracles and the Advaita Vedanta: When Mystical Christianity meets Non-duality “In order to find out who you are, You must disappear”. This is one of the most remembered quotes from Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj, one of the enlightened …