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A Word on Notes ... A Note on Words

Recently, a musician friend sent me this quotation and the question that follows: “If I could express the same thing with words as with music, I would, of course, use a verbal expression. 975 more words


Memory and Mortality - 26 Feb

Day 26 – I’m cutting it fine today. Boy howdy, this was a tough day for writing. Knowing that I’ve got three more posts (including today), knowing that people are reading this (including friends from the MA course – hi, guys!), knowing that this was meant to help me increase my creativity… all that knowing created a hefty dose of writer’s block. 538 more words


Triage- please, this is a warning

The instruction I give doesn’t correlate with the real.

It doesn’t give light on the immediate.

It doesn’t give light on the conscious.

The forewarning doesn’t come with a time… 175 more words


Leap of Faith

Kyle and I had visited Arizona during the winter break of 1998, as we often did during school breaks. As we finished helping Jaichima and Rutury with a ceremony at their Retreat Center that honored and celebrated the New Year of 1999, we walked to the car through hundreds of lighted luminarias. 1,588 more words

Creative Non-fiction

There Is A Crack In Everything

“Ring the bells that still can ring.

Forget the perfect offering.

There is a crack in everything;

That’s how the light gets in.”

Thanks to Susan at…

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Miscellaneous Musings

noona’s a good driver: episode 2

Gender-Neutral bathrooms at the national LGBT conference are the best part of the conference. Thought Kitty.

To Kitty, Gender Neutral bathrooms were where one can see the most private yet public performances of gender. 521 more words


writing in enlgish

writer = power

the word writer has a sense of power.

power not as in power over something but power within empower.

Power. power, plow, pwer, pow, er. 185 more words

Creative Rambling