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Abortion - a tricky subject

If there was ever subject to cause the most stoic of philosopher to shudder it is the discussion surrounding abortion. It is an awfully complicated matter and is often the place where sensible and reasonable discussion goes to die. 760 more words

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Rosy Maple Moth

I found this beautiful moth on the road today…

The moth reminded me of a poem I hadn’t thought about in years. I was lurking in my high school library when I stumbled across a dusty old book that probably hadn’t been cracked in decades. 410 more words


Week 46: America

Happy Independence Day, dear American readers. Almost two hundred and forty years ago, you picked up the ball and ran with it. As the dust settled, you produced the Declaration of Independence, one of the best pieces of aspirational prose ever produced. 1,052 more words

“Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.”

- Don Marquis

Bobby's Quotes

Should cats keep writers?

A cat has come into my life – Zoe, an 8 year-old female, black with white markings, who arrived courtesy of a family needing to downsize cat-wise. 589 more words

Birthday, Schmirthday.

Good Evening:

i do not believe in birthdays boss

and if you knew as many of them as i do

you would not believe in them… 421 more words

The San Francisco Scene--Seen!

Cats and dogs

When we came up with the cats and dogs theme for the September 9th One Page Poetry Circle, my first thought was don marquis’archy and mehitabel… 322 more words