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Palm Sunday…

It snowed here yesterday…
It never used to snow around Palm Sunday when I was growing up.

Of course, I’m no longer living in the place where I grew up. 593 more words

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Happy (mumble grumble) Birthday…

I told myself I wouldn’t do any more of these types of posts for a while.
But then you see who it is whose birthday is celebrated today… and they’re just so gosh darn, dad gum fascinating writers, as well as interesting people, and you think to your self: “… okay… one more day… just one more… what can it hurt… besides… a lot of other bloggers seem to like these posts… blah, blah, blah…” 395 more words

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Geez… I'm running out of candles…

A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.

The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep. 185 more words

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Happy Birthday…

“I find that most people know what a story is until they sit down to write one.”

“At its best our age is an age of searchers and discoverers, and at its worst, an age that has domesticated despair and learned to live with it happily.” 107 more words

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Happy 330th, Johann Sebastian…

“It’s easy to play any musical instrument: all you have to do is touch the right key at the right time and the instrument will play itself.” 418 more words

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All the world's a stage…

Julius Caesar
Act 1.
SCENE II. A public place.

Flourish. Enter CAESAR; ANTONY, for the course; CALPURNIA, PORTIA, DECIUS BRUTUS, CICERO, BRUTUS, CASSIUS, and CASCA; a great crowd following, among them a Soothsayer… 195 more words

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An Appreciation: Lew Soloff, R.I.P.

By Don Heckman

I’m still experiencing some of the stunned feelings I had last weekend when I received an email from Bobby Colomby telling me that Lew Soloff had died. 397 more words

Don Heckman