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I used to love politics. What went wrong?

I used to love politics. I mean really love it. The cut and thrust of debate, the incredulity I felt when someone didn’t agree with my particular point of view, the battle of ideas. 1,136 more words


While I have been off-line, I have been experimenting. Rather than trying to write lots of short poems, I gave myself the task of writing a really long one – over a period of weeks, putting it down, and picking it up again.. 1,791 more words


Growing up

A sunshine kid, they called me

A sunshine kid, I was

Naive and trusting they called me too

But I wonder if it still holds true? 202 more words



The solar system is covering my hands
And bits of my face and arms and legs
I’m trying to create a place of my own… 69 more words


"Comment" - A Poem

Someone had scrawled on my bottom-

Most poem: “where did your love go?”

Was that you, God?

Why was your comment so

Anonymous? Was it because… 14 more words


About wisdom

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

~Isaac Asimov

It is easier to find a score of men wise enough to discover the truth than to find one intrepid enough, in the face of opposition, to stand up for it.

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