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Falling Stars and Inspiration on a Bad Day

Do you remember still the falling stars
that like swift horses through the heavens raced
and suddenly leaped across the hurdles
of our wishes – do you recall? 149 more words


A Memory We All Seem to Share . . .

Why I Love Swimming Pools

by Faith Shearin

I grew up in a resort town where they were
as frequent as houses. I love their false blue… 191 more words

General Ponderings

China Sends Up Another 'Practice' Satellite

On Sept 28, China, unsurprisingly, launched another satellite in their weird passive/aggressive way.  At least it seems passive/aggressive with China advertising it’s a practice satellite but then keeps its mission secret.   305 more words

John Holst

BLOGGING 101: Facts versus Personal Interpretations

Nobody questions the fact that 2 + 2 is 4.  One may argue about the grammar of the way it is stated, but we all know that “this combination” equals “this sum.” 860 more words

Blogging 101

A New Day

Arms wide open
extended greeting
in salutation of
the night’s
humble departure

laced with
billowing veils
of wispy clouds
that swaddle
muted starlight
transfigured… 28 more words


A Blighted Tree

A Blighted Tree

Decay, like depression had a strangle-hold upon it. No green needles, no animals. Just a blight: a sickening grey blight. Stale air surrounded it. 20 more words


bali magic...

We’ve been in Bali for just over 24 hours, specifically Balian Beach. We are in love. With everything: the people and their spirit and kindness and smiles, the culture, Hinduism, the land, the food, the animals, the beach, our villa with its magical oasis pool and the utmost loving and positively high vibrations, the cows, and yes we’ve fallen even more in love with each other, again ;)