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Temporary | Tulips

The Daily Post’s photo prompt for this week is Temporary.  Other than roses, my all time favorite flowers are tulips.  I don’t buy them because they don’t have much of a shelf life, so I’ll either grow them in my little tulip vase, or soak in the few fleeting weeks they are in bloom at Brookside Gardens. 60 more words


Ephemeral Gifts

I breathe the salmon pink and golden peach
of sunrise before retreating to
my meditation cushion
where thoughts pierce my silence
then dissolve

I hear the chime to find… 48 more words

Arbeit _ to Professor L. Friedrich


Professor Friedrich is not just any mentor.
He is a most embracing DoktorVATER.

Helped by many, I made good progress.
Had the whole paper laid out before me. 40 more words


Create Your Own Lasting Memories

The old adage, when life gives you lemons, make lemonade, fits well here. 683 more words


And Life… LIVE

The echo from the distant train,

Resounds, with the beat of my restless heart,

Lost in a world I am,

Where beauty,

Is only sunrise and sunset, 72 more words


Life is Fleeting, Embrace It.

Pictures have this way of capturing moments in time. Sometimes it’s intentional, and sometimes it’s meaning doesn’t become clear until long after the space of time that was captured is looked upon again with fresh eyes.  993 more words

Don't be a Ding-A-Ling

“Then repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar
and to God what belongs to God.” (Matthew 22:21)

This is Jesus’ masterful deflection when the Pharisees attempted to box him into a corner and force him to anger the Jews… or alternatively, the Roman occupiers and their sympathizers.  709 more words