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Short Bio: Rob Quinn taught Philosophy for ten years at the University of Oklahoma (OU), and the University of Central Oklahoma (UCO). Prior to this he worked as a therapist in an in-residence psychiatric facility for disturbed young children. Rob is a long-term practitioner of Transcendental Meditation. His 16 year-old beloved dog, Topper, died. He loves his cat, Shushima. Presently, Rob is nearing the completion of a book entitled "The Essential Self... A World-maker's Manifesto for Magicians of the Impossible"
(2 comments) SHARE Monday, December 24, 2012 A Wider Circle of Compassion: The Newtown Massacre and Beyond
Our prime directive and primary desire is always to move beyond existing boundaries. By our very nature we are in the business of expansion, and it is this ever-expanding sense of self that undergirds our growing capacity for empathy and compassion.
(4 comments) SHARE Sunday, June 24, 2012 "Christian" Lies Regarding Prayer In the Military
Millions upon millions of Christian Americans unwittingly and hypocritically offer their sympathetic support to the very conditions that are at the root of the suffering they pray to alleviate.
(2 comments) SHARE Friday, December 30, 2016 In Plain Sight: The Hidden Double Entendre of John Lennon's "Love"
A year's end love-filled epiphany marking the 36th anniversary of John Lennon's death. Here we dive deep into Lennon's profoundly moving and hauntingly beautiful song "Love," which comes to us as a radical departure from every other love song Lennon ever wrote. Herein it is love itself that is both lover and beloved.