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I DON’T KNOW WHY

don’t know why I like to look up at the sky when clouds are passing by.     I see the wind molding the clouds into various shapes that catch my eye and some of them I recognize as things … Continue reading

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HARVESTING SADNESS

Intentionally or not I harvest sadness every day.   Occasionally the crop is more than I can bear.   Through reading and TV and listening to the folks I know so well the sadness comes.   What I reap could … Continue reading

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ENJOYING MY PASSIVITY

There may be or not some creativity in my passivity.   And whether so or not I enjoy my passivity now and then  — more often now than when my years were not impressive.   Laid back in my recliner … Continue reading

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REGRET

His greatest regret IS: growing up near a library and never being  taken there when young.   He might have learned to love to read but he didn’t learn to love to read ‘til he got past fifty.   His … Continue reading

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I’M GLAD

I am glad that I am where I am when I am sad.   For me this is the place for me to be whatever I am — filled with pleasure about my treasures or filled with sorrow because so … Continue reading

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ETCHING THE TWILIGHT

At first I was indifferent towards the west as dusk approached though I anticipated at least a little beauty.   There were no clouds to be a canvass for the sunlight.   The coming possibilities seemed to be a less … Continue reading

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IN SPITE OF MARVELS

The evolution of the telephone is looked on by my generation as a wonder but not necessarily as a blessing.   When we began to “Press one” “Press two”, Press Three” we experienced a new kind of frustration: we could … Continue reading

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I CAN’T HELP MYSELF

There are those people who walk into a room and their presence is poignant.   Sometimes folks stop talking as if some electricity zips their mouths shut.   There are those people who walk into a room and nobody notices … Continue reading

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BRIEFLY I’M UNDONE

I’m laid back in my recliner looking at  white clouds that change their shape as they pass by.   And I see the little white dog that I lost three years ago.   I can’t forget that little white dog … Continue reading

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MORE ON THE MOON

I have noticed this before but have  never mentioned it to anyone near me or far away from me — that the moon after being full shrinks a little each day and rises later.   That is often what humans … Continue reading

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