Monthly Archives: March 2016

HANDLING MANY YEARS

How am I going to handle old age?   I’ll let you know in a little while.   I’d like to stay around and be able to tell you, but…   Anyway, I’m still working on it.   I seem … Continue reading

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TIME

There was a time when no one told time and then gradually folks began to invent ways to measure it.   Morning, noon and night. Yesterday, today and tomorrow. They noted the seasons. When the world got darker and darker … Continue reading

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SAILING

There was a time when I built little sailboat and sailed around the sea a bit.   There was another time I built a little bigger boat with two of my good neighbors. We sailed in lakes nearby awhile and … Continue reading

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TWICE BLESSED

It may not matter to some of you. Perhaps you eat too quickly and do not notice what is on the plates you eat from .   Or maybe you are in a hurry because you wish to examine their … Continue reading

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QUACK – QUACK !!!

Most mornings when I walk I encounter some ducks and when I meet them I greet them with some” quacks”.   They never respond but they give me a” look.”’   I learned that ducks “quack” when I learned OLD … Continue reading

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EXPANDING THANKFULNES

When folks sit down for a meal – before they get into the tasting – they often express their gratitude in prayer – be it in words or silence.   I have come to expand my appreciation to include my … Continue reading

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DISSAPOINTMENT

Some day disappointment may intrude upon a normal day and I will have to choose a way to deal with thwarted hopes.   I wish that I could tell you what to do if you should be in need of … Continue reading

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NO STARLIGHT HERE

When I look at the sky at night there is so much I cannot see.   The moon of course, is easy and some of the planets, too.   But here where it’s not really clear because of man’s interventions … Continue reading

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PRELUDES TO HIS NIGHTS

The sunset that most days offers us much beauty is slowly creeping north this time of year.   It’s choosing a different site to bring on night each time it comes around to offer him the gift of dusk – … Continue reading

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EVEN IF YOU IGNORE

Does it not amaze you that your fingernails grow faster than your toe nails – or that the hair on your head (if you still have any) keeps on growing whereas all your other hair stops when it feels long … Continue reading

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