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At what price?

You can’t do everything. You can’t have everything. You must choose.

This is particularly true of how we spend our time. We have a set amount of time, no more. 27 more words

Henry’s Great Idea

“Each town should have a park, or rather a primitive forest, of five hundred or a thousand acres, where a stick should never be cut for fuel, a common possession forever, for instruction and recreation.

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Beauty of Universe

“I have,as it were,my own sun and moon and stars,and a little world all to myself.”- Henry David Thoreau

The Nature Of Notebooks

In her poem “45 Mercy Street” Anne Sexton writes these words:

I live in,
my life,
and its hauled up

It is an idea I can easily identify, having kept notebooks for most of my life. 2,851 more words

"Wherein I Accidentally Sit on Henry David Thoreau’s Dad" By Peri Fae Blomquist

An Update on the Life of Peri Fae Blomquist.


Like, almost a year. How good am I at this blog thing? 1,085 more words


Life is real! Life is earnest!

Tell me not, in mournful numbers,

   Life is but an empty dream!

For the soul is dead that slumbers,

   And things are not what they seem.

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