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IMG_1419, originally uploaded by iquanyin. kinda liked this effect

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myst, originally uploaded by iquanyin. wow, just realized i could enable more settings on the dxp app. now i can get more subtle, as i prefer. also creating a posterous account, hopefully i won't be double posting. but if so, i'll hear about it on twitter, i'm sure.
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the amazing blog "moneyless moab"

for years now i've pondered someone i read about who had lived for years money free. i admired it then, i admire it now. the man who writes the blog "moneyless moab" (zerocurrency.blogspot.com) has my admiration as well.

the blog is getting some notice, and i love the writer's honesty as he wonders whether this will turn him from his path of living like the bees and so on, as mentioned in the bible and i'm sure many other places.

i love how he notes that money is not a thing, it's a percption, a belief, pointing out that the first definition for "credit" is belief (as in, do you credit his story?)

the money free way, he points out, isn't about being independent but about remembering one's dependence, on the universe. he's the only one so far i've read to note that artist and inventors often give their works freely. these works are then co-opted and sold, and those who do the buying and selling call the artists and inventors freeloade…