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Enough is Enough: School shootings

I just sent off a letter to the editor at the KC Star.  Sometimes I just have enough.  Even though I already posted once this morning, I turned to the electronic of the KC Star and could not stop thinking about what has happened in Florida.   253 more words

Education

the unknown’s always vast

 

 

 

I take off my glasses

and cannot see

with any clarity

more than a little way

my vision’s weak

but sufficient

to navigate within

these blurred horizons… 26 more words

Poetry

Dream Journal #33: Cross Over

 

at the edge waited a bridge

made of clouds which stretched

off toward a vanishing point

I watched the slow sway

of the span and hesitated… 17 more words

Poetry

Drawl

A time to speak up

 

Think of it

Not

As punctuation,

But rather

Dialect, decorated

By accented diacritical marks.

If I speak in such

A manner that’s averse… 43 more words

Poetry

Go pick the low hanging fruit - Part 1, Waste

We are very fortunate this week to have hosted NZ’s foremost climate scientist James Renwick in a public talk on climate change. James’s talk covered… 622 more words

Social Good

The Evil of a False Good

What is the nature of the good? It sounds like a question for the philosophers, but in truth we all have the same answer, whether or not we’re able to adorn it with linguistic opulence. 923 more words

Philosophy

Broaden your view

As I turn the page on another year (happy birthday, Lindsay!) and look at what I’ve achieved so far with this blog, I really want to focus on improving my negative attitude toward myself. 547 more words