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Sunshowers (September 16th)

the rain is full of ghosts tonight

Had the day off from work, and I’m wondering now if it might’ve been a better idea to go in, just to keep my mind occupied from nine to five, if anything. 374 more words


Word Cloud: EARTH


Religion and Science — two different approaches to the questions, How Does Stuff Work? and Why Do Things Happen?

When you start with the same questions, you often uncover similar answers. 2,959 more words


And So It Is

Lee Miller photographed by Man Ray

And So It Is

There exists something different, strange and mysterious today. I can smell the stillness, perhaps it’s the uncertainty of the known. 138 more words


Precious books and a glorious afternoon


When I was younger, I shared a room with an older sister who must have had at least two shelves full of books. I was jealous, since I had only a small stack of books which I lined up on my desk. 157 more words


Love Is Not All

The Awakening of Adonis – John William Waterhouse (1899)

Tonight I feel tired and it’s time for me to leave, heading for bed… I really need to hit my pillow. 175 more words


The Little Ghost by Edna St. Vincent Millay

I knew her for a little ghost
…That in my garden walked;
The wall is high – higher than most –
…And the green gate was locked. 153 more words


You need to be a juggler, a priest and a wizard to be an independent author

I have been writing professionally for more than 33 years and, as an independent author, for seven. I have learned more about being a writer these past seven years than the previous 26. 604 more words