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Important Encounters

I read this quote today while reading an article on soul mates.  The article outlined the 10 elements of a soul mate and made a lot of sense in the ways of recognizing serendipitous miracles. 490 more words

An Irish Airman Foresees His Death

I know that I shall meet my fate,

Somewhere among the clouds above;

Those that I fight I do not hate,

Those that I guard I do not love; 77 more words


When you are old - W B Yeats

Today as usual when I was as usually strolling through Tumblr I came across a blog named “Writings for Winter“. An Anonymous asked the blogger “Do you remember the first poem you ever fell in love with?”  137 more words

Daily Life

The Travail Of Passion - Ep. 23

Something tells me, that’s not really Willie’s only objection…

(On a side note, I’m really happy with the way the long shots came out, especially with the added challenge of trying to replicate night darkness)

The Travail Of Passion

Yeats Society Summer School, Two Days In

I’ve been in Ireland almost five days now, and I’ve barely had time to answer my emails.  I spent the first two days in Carrowduff, County Clare, visiting what’s left of the old Ryan farm, and a day in and around Limerick and Ennis – but more on that later.   1,221 more words


When You Are Old

When You Are Old

WHEN you are old and grey and full of sleep,
And nodding by the fire, take down this book,
And slowly read, and dream of the soft look… 75 more words


Wild Swans on the Cam

Once in a while you have to play hooky. For various odd reasons I found myself cycling along the river yesterday afternoon when I had expected to be teaching. 337 more words

General Irrelevance