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La Cosa Più Importante Nella Vita

What would you say if someone came up to you in the street with a mike and video camera and asked, “What is the most important thing in life?” A young, Italian YouTuber I follow did this, and I was surprised not so much by people’s responses but that the question completely stumped them. 767 more words

A careening car

I taught my last Fall semester class on Thursday night, and I collect my first batch of student portfolios on Tuesday. This means I have this weekend to buy and wrap Christmas gifts, write and mail holiday cards, and otherwise tend to all the household tasks that have accumulated over the final weeks of the semester. 153 more words

Life As Lorianne

Fall's final hurrah

“You can come back next week and help us rake that up,” he said. He’s a member and ubiquitous volunteer at the church I attend, and he was talking about the Ginkgo tree I was photographing with my cell phone. 354 more words

Flourishing Tree

Song Lyric Sunday: Party

Music is part of my daily life. I sing every day. I’m always listening and/or dancing to something. So when I found Song Lyric Sunday… 660 more words


Why are you waiting? Time isn't.

Tempus fugit.  The inevitable passing of time.

Time flies.

And we are all so busy in our own world these days.  We get caught up in so much to do and get done.   596 more words



The time we waste in meaningless, unproductive pursuits, as well as in “dolce far niente”, can never be restored.  “Time flies”, “tempus fugit”, we say, forgetting that Virgil added an adjective : “fugit irreparabile tempus”.  95 more words

It's about Time!

It’s been more than a month since my last post in this virtual space. What have I been doing? Well, first and foremost, I moved. That took a lot of time (so many trips back and forth from the old place to the new! 698 more words

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