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Clouds, sky, reappeared

Reflected in still waters

Hard edges softened

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The Telegram

This is a sequel to my earlier post, Trax boy and now ain’t dat a man!.

A school friend kindly sent me a telegram after I won at the Australian Schools Athletic championships, admitting I was good enough despite wearing cheap sneakers called ‘trax’.  264 more words


What challenges and opportunities exist for the future of the liberal arts?

Liberal Arts institutions have been facing many problems in recent years. Perhaps the greatest issue is the widespread closure of liberal arts programs. The problem does not arise solely from the closure of liberal arts colleges, but more commonly from many liberal arts colleges changing their curricula in order to be viewed as less traditionally liberal arts and more vocational. 403 more words


Truth and Delusion

Open the window and call to her from across the sky. Scratch your arms with glass out of respect for the faithful departed. Bow down and be free. 279 more words


“If any white lady reads my story, that’s what I want them to know. Saying thank you, when you really mean it, when you remember what someone done for you, it’s so good” ~ from The Help by Kathryn Stockett. 80 more words