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Featuring Reggie Watts...

I’m now in the middle of migrating to Georgia and haven’t been able to update the blog as much as I like. Monastic Mondays will still go strong, but here’s Reggie Watts on literature to tide you over for the time being. 7 more words

Education

Mocking Bird Calling

Mocking Bird Calling

I hear the loudest Mocking Birds this morning
followed by the Morning Doves Coos

a Cacophony of birdsong
that remind me of my first home. 121 more words

Poetry

How Trains Figure Into It

There’s a mockingbird singing to entertain his mate.  It’s 2:29 a.m.  He begins running through his entire repertoire around 12:30 a.m and continues until just after five.  744 more words

Life As It Stands

HORRENDOUS DIN

Sick folk, even lepers, healed!

He even raised the dead!

Touched and healed where ever He went!

And many thousands fed!

But is that why He came to earth? 107 more words

Jesus

Children's parties and the Nobel Prize for brainy rats

Fascinating news about John O Keefe’s Nobel Prize. His research looked at the way rats’ brains worked out a sort of GPS system which told them where they were. 211 more words

Life

Singing the same songs...

     As I write I’m being serenaded by a mocking bird.  He’s sitting on a low branch in the dogwood tree, as happy as I am that the rain has stopped and the skies have turned a pretty washed-clean blue.  377 more words
Nature