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Pardoning Turkeys

I’ve always found the practice of pardoning turkeys to be really bizarre.  We don’t pardon any other animals.  Why do we pardon individuals of this one specific animal species that we eat out of dozens?   303 more words


What I'm thankful for

Given the holiday of Thanksgiving tomorrow, I thought I would come up with a list of things for which I am thankful. It will be random and heartfelt and hopefully worthwhile gratitude. 158 more words


As All Fields Are Vulnerable

What I want to know is, when will it be enough?
When will the fields be safe?
The sun caught in the grasses,
and the deer, silent in the dry fall wind, 107 more words


Full Moon

Pulled by sixty silver horses
She rises languidly
Now golden and ripe
As she glides above the sea

Selene, on her chariot
Full and fair her seat… 82 more words

Irish Writer

Day 2: Less Than Stellar Resources

If you know anything about me, you know that while I support reconstruction of pre-Christian religions, such as Celtic Reconstruction, Heathenry, Hellenic Reconstruction, and yes, even PIE Reconstruction, I don’t participate in them. 1,319 more words


Thankful for Longing

I am grateful for love,
The connection I can’t let go of.
I am thankful for belonging,          (with you)
The reason my heart keeps longing.          (for you) 29 more words