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Conqueror - haiku by Dennis Allen Lange

Mom! Dad! Look!
I did it.  I climbed


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* The haiku I write are lines of 3-5-3 syllables instead of 5-7-5. 20 more words


Humor Monologue delivered at Toastmasters meeting – November 16, 2016

Here is another Observational Humor monologue presented at the end of a meeting. We’ll tell you what was said and what happened during the meeting before the monologue was presented. 800 more words


Virgin view of Mount Everest

I don’t know if we humans have a click shot memory but nevertheless the view that will stay at the back of my mind for my entire lifetime is definitely the one I had while watching Mt.

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Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer was a truly cautionary tale of a non-fiction book about a disastrous storm that took place when many climbers were attempting to ascend Mt. 210 more words

Book Reviews

Regie's Success Story

2017 will mark the 10 year anniversary of Regie Pablo’s successful climb of Mount Everest and he opens up why he was not able to fulfill his dream of becoming the first Filipino to summit the mountain. 3,042 more words


Let's Break Rules.

You del
ight in laying down laws, yet you delight more in breaking them, like children playing by the ocean who build sand castles with constancy and then destroy them with laughter.

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Change Yourself