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literary gaming, part two

Unlikely as it is, this is our second post in a week on gaming. The first talked about Haiku Adventure. This post introduces (or, if you’re an early adapter, re-introduces) … 204 more words



And so it is, on their deathbeds, where our dying loved ones will remind us to be easy with our emotions, to choose wisely, to smile more, to enjoy every moment even the bad moments and more importantly: … 61 more words


In My Frugal Opinion...

I want to debunk myths about frugality.  Does frugality mean that you have to compromise?  Do you get the same standard of living by living frugally as you would by living like a big spender?   526 more words


Different Drummers

“This world is but canvas to our imaginations.”
Henry David Thoreau

As soon as I read these bold words, I was inspired to share more of this exuberant, inventive writer’s work with you. 330 more words

Injuring Eternity

As if you could kill time without injuring eternity. ~Henry David Thoreau

The vastness of Eternity is incomprehensible to my tiny human intellect. Compared to illimitable time, all life even that of the ancient trees is less than a tick, less than a tock on a clock. 143 more words


Small and unpretending

The delicate blue flowers of Forget-Me-Not are holding their own among the strong, wiry stalks of Sweet William in Glasshouse No. 5. Both species (Myosotis scorpiodes… 290 more words