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A turning spring tide touches all

The outgoing Age of crony hubris
Meets upon the battlefield of Contempt
For its inevitable death
And, vainglorious to the end,
With its last breath, 58 more words


a Denver sunrise worth stopping for

I could name a hundred or more reasons why I choose to commute by bicycle. Near the top of the list is how easy it is for me to stop and truly appreciate some of the sights I see along the way. 213 more words


Animal Wisdom

The Isha Upanishad says:
“Of a certainty,
the man who can see
all creatures in himself;
himself in all creatures,
knows no sorrow.”

A lesson humans still resist… 17 more words


The Speed of Snow

Snow has a remarkable ability to turn a speedy city into a stationary one. The societal imperative to always be on the move collapses when government officials start issuing warnings stating that it is imperative to stay inside. 1,101 more words


Assignment #15 - Content Loves Design

The most recent assignment is to open up the “Customizer” and play with the design tools.  Well here goes.   I will once again post a old poem,  a Ghazal from  Feb 11/2006, edited March 10/06 and see what happens.  170 more words

Blogging 101

Very Frequently Asked Questions: A Quick Tutorial to Navigating the Commons on Day 1


I am not a staff member and I am not affiliated with WordPress.

I started these tutorials because I am inherently lazy (actually not, I just don’t like doing the same thing over and over) – and a LOT of people need help with the same thing! 1,027 more words

Blogging U

Assignment 12 - Blogging U 101 - Create a better Blogroll

Assignment 12 – Blogging U 101 – Create a better Blog Roll

This assignment suggests that I share a few links that I love.  I believe I am a little ahead of the assignment as I already added the Blogs I Follow widget to my sidebar.  95 more words

Blogging 101