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The Art The Life of Stillness

Pico Iyer considers The Art of Stillness the unexpected adventure of staying put and reveals a counterintuitive truth: The more ways we have to connect, the more we seem desperate to unplug. Why might a lifelong traveler like Pico Iyer, who has journeyed from Easter Island to Ethiopia, Cuba to Kathmandu, think that sitting quietly […]

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The Art The Life of Stillness by Pico Iyer Part II

We are delighted to bring you part II of The Art The Life of Stillness from Pico Iyer.   Why might a lifelong traveler like Pico Iyer, who has journeyed from Easter Island to Ethiopia, Cuba to Kathmandu, think that sitting quietly in a room might be the ultimate adventure? In the time that we are […]

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The Art The Life of Stillness with Pico Iyer

We are delighted to bring you this new excerpt from Pico Iyer. The Art The Life of Stillness considers the unexpected adventure of staying put and reveals a counterintuitive truth: The more ways we have to connect, the more we seem desperate to unplug. “Churches are not buildings. Churches are people and gatherings of people. But a […]

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Pico Iyer: The beauty of what we’ll never know

Ted Talk Description: Almost 30 years ago, Pico Iyer took a trip to Japan, fell in love with the country and moved there. A keen observer of the human spirit, Iyer professes that he now feels he knows far less about Japan — or, indeed, about anything — than he thought he knew three decades […]

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