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The Art That I've Mastered...

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


The Lessons of the Moth

When I was 9 years old, decades ago, I read a poem which inspired Me to profound and obsessive contemplation of some of the most important issues of personal existence. 766 more words


Wait. No, not now. Wait…

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

-Don Marquis


Penguin Lessons

Back to school time always reminds me of teachers. Let me introduce one of my favorites.
          The first college class of my freshman year, Honors English, met on the third floor of the massive old stone administration building.  743 more words


Ethics of Abortion

In today’s society there are very few ethical issues with the ability to divide members of a community quite as thoroughly as abortion.  In the present day, abortion has become more common for a number of reasons: sex is being seen as more for pleasure than procreation, women have a greater social and legal status, low child mortality has reduced the need for so many children, and foetal abnormalities can now be detected. 2,714 more words