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Resilient Mint

Today’s dinner made by me with my able sous chef, my ten year old, was very special. It was made with leftovers and mint from my little container garden. 181 more words


addressing the first of the four great questions: who am I?

After Steve Day passed the book, How then shall we live? Four Simple Questions That Reveal the Beauty and Meaning of Our Lives, by Wayne Muller, my way one day after Sunday service, I have spent several weeks contemplating the first question: Who am I? 273 more words


Contemporary Sociological Theory and Its Classical Roots The Basics Inside

The conflict theory would say that, this happened due to inequality in the society. The rich and powerful people control all the resources and so the poor are left with nothing. 238 more words

History-Pt 1:Roots Wins The Big Prize--The Pulitzer

It was on this day that the history of author Alex Hailey’s family–”Roots”–won the prestigious Pulitzer Prize—can you recall the year? And its the day Michael Jackson underwent scalp repair–why was he in the hospital? 40 more words


The Travelling Onion

To the Muses, with love, 2005

“And I would never scold the onion
for causing tears.”* The onion does
what it does. We each must live this way. 95 more words


Grounding down and growing on up

I woke up this morning in something of a funk, the impression of last night’s Skype conversation with my mum still churning around inside my head. 1,997 more words