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Proverbial Thursday – Proverbs and Sayings from around the World

I find profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and across cultures, and speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. 88 more words


Haikuesday, December 2nd, 2014 - Permanent Vacation

A co-worker came back from Mexico and immediately starting making plans for her next vacation because she simply couldn’t handle the cold. A philosophical conversation ensued, over a couple of sad office worker salads in a festively adorned lunch room, until I came up with a piece of stellar of wisdom, which I turned into a poem, which somehow turned into a Haiku in the 10 hours since lunch. 31 more words