Monthly Archives: August 2013

I Am – You Are

I recently read a post on Splitspeak.wordpress.com that contained a poem by Shel Silverstein from his book “Every Thing On It”.  It is called “Masks”.  It so typified, to me, how we go through life so conscious of our shortcomings, … Continue reading

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Is It Just Me, Or

It is said that history repeats itself, and I believe that is true, because we are still making the same damn mistakes that have been made over and over and we still expect things to be different.  But I have … Continue reading

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The Anatomy Of No

Why is it that a word with only two letters and one syllable can be so complex?  I don’t know the answer to that, but it is.  I have come to believe however, that it is not the word itself … Continue reading

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Back In The Saddle Again

I sometimes think I am living in the past , given a lot of the stuff I write about.  Memories, old stories, and recollections.  However, I don’t think I live there actually, but I do visit a lot.  I guess … Continue reading

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A Joyful Noise

I have to admit that one of the advantages of blogging is that you get to read so many great posts published by other bloggers.  An example is the blog offered by Nigel G http://anotherwayofsaying.wordpress.com and that of Laurie http://laurie27wsmith.wordpress.com/ In the case … Continue reading

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Going Home

Originally posted on oldmainer:
I am reposting this blog entry because, thanks to my friend, lauri27wsmith, I have been made aware of a song that so perfectly reflects what I am trying to say.  It is called “The Old House”…

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Going Home

I am reposting this blog entry because, thanks to my friend, lauri27wsmith, I have been made aware of a song that so perfectly reflects what I am trying to say.  It is called “The Old House” by John Mcdermott.  I … Continue reading

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