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Earth and Water

“For we are all sprung from earth and water”-Xenophanes


The political atmosphere is ripe with tension in arguably one of the most important presidential elections of our generation. Both parties are scrambling since not only is the presidency up for grabs, but all of the House of Representatives seats and 34 Senate seats are opening this November. 561 more words

Washed clean

We bathe ourselves in the sweetest dreams

captured in a mind aware

as lucid thoughts run free like rivers

washing the shores with their touch. 106 more words


October 1, 1896: Standpipe Failure; 1896: Philadelphia Filtration; 1913: Water Year Start

October 1, 1896: Engineering News article. A Stand-Pipe Failure at Garden City, Kan. “Sir: A brief note in regard to the failure of the Garden City stand-pipe, another addition to the already large number of failures of these structures, may be of interest to the readers of… 1,043 more words


Meditation on Water

“The sound of water says what I think.”

Zhuang Zhou, often known as Zhuangzi (“Master Zhuang”), was an influential Chinese philosopher and Taoist thinker who lived around the 4th century BC. 16 more words


An act of kindness

On the third day a wedding took place at Cana in Galilee. Jesus’ mother was there, and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding.  218 more words


Cool, Clear

Virgin Islands National Park’s hills, valleys and beaches are breathtaking. Beyond its tropical beauty, 7,000 acres on the island of St. John help tell the complex history of civilizations – both free and enslaved – who utilized the land and the sea for more than a thousand years. 72 more words

National Park