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WPC: NO EXCESS

“Perhaps too much of everything is as bad as too little”. – Edna Ferber

Do you agree with this statement on excess?

First of all, with all due respect to Edna Ferber, who was an American novelist, short story writer and playwright, I believe that…

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Inspiration

No Excess

Writing Prompt: “Perhaps too much of everything is as bad as too little.” – Edna Ferber

By now most people have heard that Sting isn’t leaving his fortune to his children when he dies, because he wants his children to earn their way and not have to depend on the money their father earned to get them through life. 190 more words

Writing

i can't get no satisfaction

“Perhaps too much of everything is as bad as too little,” purports Edna Ferber.  I can most certainly believe that. Deficiency has a tendency to lead to frustration and resentment but so does excess because when someone has entirely too much of something, however good and enjoyable it is, it invariably becomes stale.   226 more words

Daily Post

Daily Prompt: No excess

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“Perhaps too much of everything is as bad as too little.” – Edna Ferber

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This is a DP topic that, I suspect, some people have eyed and thought without a second’s hesitation “I know who that should be brought home to !” … 287 more words

Challenges

CIMARRON (1931)

We let this one sit for a while, truth be told. Sometimes the older Best Picture winners are harder for me to muster excitement over. … 1,747 more words

Academy Awards

Delaware and Hudson Railway: Gone But Not Forgotten – Part 2

In Delaware and Hudson Railway: Gone But Not Forgotten – Part 1 we discussed mostly the northern portion of the D&H. In Part 2, we are going to address the question of “What Does… 792 more words

Railroads