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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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Thirty years, and still standing!

This photo was taken in 1983, so it must be around that time that I wrote this “poem”; in which there is no rhyming or anything, but fun to see the “datedness” of it–who writes letters these days! Plus: we … Continue reading

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Who’s got their shorts on?

When you wake up at 4:30 am and it’s a running day, you really should go ahead and get up and get it done, on a hot day like today! Even though I was out at 6:30, it was HOT, … Continue reading

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Do you know any sullen reprobates?

Sure hope everyone gets a chance to at least poke your head out today. No matter how dark-clouded it looks, the air feels simply wonderful! My June flowers (thymes and Linden) are all getting ready to bust out; don’t know … Continue reading

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“here a wimple, there a gleam”

Made it out for my run, before the rain! In some ways it gives you energy, to get out there in the cool of 6 am. But now with this pleasant dripping sleep-sound… There are 4 runs left before the … Continue reading

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That winter I got lost… among other things…

The other day I posted a sentence about running up hills–the great thing is that you get to come down them again. A similar thing is when you’ve been sick (or agonized over someone else being sick): it feels sooooo … Continue reading

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