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The Forest of Dreams

The Forest of Dreams

By Scott Bailey 2015

Dark, thick between the trees
No light shines off
The dull black armour
Of the horseman as he rides… 193 more words

General

Can I Succeed?

I am still not sure if I am doing the right thing. I want to get off of SSI, but I am worried that the goal I set for myself is too big. 602 more words

Life

Excavating Company: After the Surgery

For those who live alone, without family, but with some friends–

went in for an arthroscopy on Thursday, ten years after the original injury. I had gotten so used to pain that neither myself nor the people around perceived it any more–pain had became a ghost companion for a decade, almost invisible to myself and those about me. 537 more words

Collisions, Human Encounters

The Dissolution of Resolution

The first month of this new year will soon be history, and so will some of our New Year resolutions.

Now, I do believe we can accomplish a lot with good old-fashioned grit and determination. 325 more words

Dave Hamlin

January 24 - Dependency

Luke 18:18-43; Genesis 31; Psalm 24

I tend to be demanding at times. I want things my own way. I expect others to change their ways to do things my way. 313 more words

Devotional Thoughts

Keeping it Simple

Easier said than done, at least it is for me. But the alternatives are already well tried and tested. Complexity is unavoidable at times but the way I process that information can be altered. 224 more words

'the issue of welfare is not what it costs those who provide it, but what it costs those who receive it.'

Great line.  From George Will’s column this week:

Daniel Patrick Moynihan, a lifelong New Deal liberal and accomplished social scientist, warned that “the issue of welfare is not what it costs those who provide it, but what it costs those who receive it.”

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Politics And Public Policy