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June 22, 2018

The thing about being a writer is sometimes words fail you, and your head keeps perking for the right words. And they all fall flat. 155 more words


before the heavens gleamed ~

reason slips
a negligee
of bloom across
the floor
a lowly sigh
of lullabye
beckons me
once more
as firelight
and where was I
before the heavens… 8 more words


New stats on homelessness in Peterborough city, county reveal a few surprises

From March 20 through 23, 80 volunteers fanned out across Peterborough to conduct one-on-one interviews with the homeless to find out why they are living on the street or in shelters. 275 more words


Growing Out Of Friends.

‘People come and go!’

This is the one major thing I have learned in life.

Since a very young age I haven’t really been able to keep friends for a longer period of time. 369 more words

Over The Time.

Wishes and Capacities

And wishes were horses pure (poor) men wald ryde

James Carmichael, Proverbs in Scots # 140, circa 1628

STAMINA:  endurance, staying power, indefatigability, tirelessness

One of the capacities I’ve blithely taken for granted in earlier years was stamina, staying power. 336 more words


proprietary weakness ~

I remember well
the season –
mercury and venus
a watchful moon
still takes my breath away
counting time by wishes
made for one another… 36 more words


The Age of Accountability

Many church-goers grew up being taught to believe in the “age of accountability” (AoA), as was I. After all, we certainly see this taught in my own Baptist tradition as the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message states regarding man “as soon as they are capable of moral action, they become transgressors and are under condemnation.” 1,350 more words