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“they just pretend”

Ways to celebrate October: get out for an early morning walk/run, have one last ice cream, or perhaps french fries from a Chip Truck, on a warm Fall day, get a haircut, to lessen that cool-weather, fly-away electricity, gather around … Continue reading

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“Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness…”

It seems fitting, after the beautiful photos I found on my morning run, that we should have some poetry. How about a little Keats? Just a little– To Autumn John Keats, 1795 – 1821 Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, … Continue reading

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of horses and pastors

It’s not to suggest that there is any special meaning when I share these things, but it’s just kinda neat: my Old Testament reading was about God creating man like himself (yes, I’ve started all over, in order to use … Continue reading

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The Fly, by William Blake, 1757 – 1827 Little fly, Thy summer’s play My thoughtless hand Has brushed away. Am not I A fly like thee? Or art not thou A man like me? For I dance And drink and … Continue reading

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Have a summerful day.

You should read more poetry. (Meaning, I should!) It’s like living in a light bulb, with the leaves Like filaments and the sky a shell of thin, transparent glass Enclosing the late heaven of a summer day, a canopy Of … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary Christine & Richard!

I was right! Start talking about scripture, and I get lots more views! (It doesn’t tell me who viewed me, just how many.) What I’ve been doing lately, is trying to come up with an “application sentence” (as Rick Warren … Continue reading

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Turn from the beaten path

Found some more lines to do with not taking the beaten path… “Morn is the time to act, noon to endure; But, O! if thou wouldst keep thy spirit pure, Turn from the beaten path by worldlings trod, Go forth … Continue reading

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one of my favourite kind of “mines”

It seemed to me that we so rarely pay any attention to poetry, so that’s why I’ve been sharing it so much. Now I’ve just seen that my niece’s son (sounds so much better than “great-nephew”) is learning to write … Continue reading

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Are both roads equally less traveled by?

This idea of taking the road “less traveled by”: do you know where that’s from? Try to remember now, before I tell you the answer… That’s something that seems to “happen” with me, even if I did make the choice. … Continue reading

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“voluptuous hours”

When I read over some of my posts, I’m reminded that written things can often come across with a totally different tone than what was meant. Take, for example, that one a couple of days ago about running. All those … Continue reading

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