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The Twin Red Dragons

There was an angry man who threw stones at the gods and cursed them for their injustice. The gods said to the man, You are your mind, therefore be your mind. 179 more words



there was that night
I saw myself in you

you were finding pebbles
in a stream by cloudy moonlight

see this one, you said
it was once a mountain… 46 more words


dark dove

as many times as you must

enter the fullness of the dark
where the deep lessons are kept

and if what you find seems to you evil… 82 more words


Hubris and Fitting In

Hubris: Keeping one’s mouth shut.

Sometimes our ego’s get in the way, and we feel that we can do anything. Sometimes it causes a jealousy and drama which we can avoid. 345 more words

Dear Graduates : I hope you dance...

2001- I was a gangly and plain eyed caterpillar who with the daily academic rigors not to mention intense subject requirements slowly transformed into an eager chrysalis  ready to step out of my safe cocoon. 898 more words


The Teacher #2

I’ve written extensively about my love for my grandsons and about what I feel our children and grandchildren can teach us about life.  As adults we tend to lose our ability to be awestruck by the simple things or to trust others unconditionally. 462 more words


book review: the martian

I just finished reading Andy Weir‘s The Martian. I mean, I woke up early on Sunday to finish it (*insert wide-eyed emoji here)! … 166 more words