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Really?

An “Oldie, but Goodie”..thanks, Mark

TO ALL THE KIDS WHO SURVIVED THE
1930s, ’40s, ’50s,’60s and ’70s!!

First, we survived Being born to mothers who may have smoked… 631 more words

Ray Visotski

Imprints

There is a point in time
When those who were
With you for a while,
Under a shared umbrella,
Weathering the storm together,
Have to follow their own path. 26 more words

Poetry

Five Wishes

Sometimes I find myself with my kids, and for whatever reason, time just sort of slows down, and the details of the moment overwhelm me. Maybe it’s a smile, a laugh. 691 more words

Ellie James

Cee's Share Your World

Where did you live at age five?  Is it the same place or town you live now?

I lived in Flushing, Queens which is one of the five boroughs of New York, a short ride from Manhattan. 386 more words

Friendship

Selfish

Some days,
You have to be selfish.
You have to tune out
The misplaced advice,
Judgement,
Regulations
Of the world,
And instead,
Tune in to yourself. 12 more words

Poetry

A New Semester is a Fresh Start

I’ve been back at school for almost a month now, but the semester hasn’t really kicked into gear until this week. And one of my teachers said something with regard to her class, and it really resonated with me. 641 more words

Reflective

In Youth I Have Known One (Edgar Allan Poe)

How often we forget all time, when lone
Admiring Nature’s universal throne;
Her woods – her winds – her mountains – the intense
Reply of Hers to Our intelligence! 284 more words

Poetry