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FMM 11 4 16 Evoking our Better Angels

“Peace is not unity in similarity but unity in diversity, in the comparison and conciliation of differences.”~Mikhail Gorbachev.

 One of the problems with growing up as a preacher’s child (parson pickney, in Jamaican terms) is the unrealistic expectation that somehow you will behave better than the average child.  989 more words


Dailies 10/25/16: household fires, hope's wild peregrinations, & trying to carry on after a mother's death

Household Fires – Jenny Drai 

First we burn the formal dresses, then a

boa of pale white feathers

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Imperatives for Carrying On in the Aftermath – … 68 more words