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A Minimalist Lesson for Father Time

After I posted my last blog, A Minimalist’s Travel, I couldn’t help but think about something I mentioned in that post.  In the sentence, “The goal is to go, and be where I am, to dive in deep, to not limit options, to travel slow and not rush….” I selected the word “slow” to represent the notion that when we travel we should take the time to soak in our surroundings, to absorb all that is happing. 856 more words

Being Minimalist

Quick Quotes #139

The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to.  – Carl Sandburg

In English- Please.

"Fog" by Carl Sandburg

Fog  by Carl Sandburg

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  1. Very Short Type Questions : Mark : 1
  1. Choose the correct alternative:

(a) The poem “Fog” was written by… 362 more words

Class X

Memo: If I Were In Charge.....

Note: This is evidence why it’s a bad idea to put me in charge of anything. 

Memo To: the “Under-appreciated and Whiny” code Monkeys downstairs…
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by Carl Sandburg

 I wrote a poem on the mist
And a woman asked me what I meant by it.
I had thought till then only of the beauty of the mist,
 how pearl and gray of it mix and reel,
And change the drab shanties with lighted lamps at evening
 into points of mystery quivering with color. 52 more words


If you are like me and don’t have to earn an honest living during the summer, perhaps you had the opportunity to watch last week as the Confederate battle flag was lowered from its flagpole near the South Carolina state house. 2,949 more words

American Civil War