Monthly Archives: February 2016

THE BLOOMS OF POSSIBILITY BREAK OUT

Aching with the breaking blooms of possibility Drought shrunk trunks grown rigid, brittle, dry for years. . . thirst amply slaked a strange sensation long forgot, now recalled from root to top, by one season’s rains aplenty. . . The … Continue reading

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CHEWSDAYS (song)

To be sung to the tune of “School Days” by Will Cobb and Gus Edwards (1907) Chewsdays, chewsdays. . . chew your food on Tuesdays. Chomp on your food till its mashed to bits Then chew it more till it’s … Continue reading

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BREATHE, PEACE, POWER

Breathe. . . slough off the stress. . . accept whatever hint of peace you can accept, let go the grip you have on pain, so you can cease to seethe, forget the fearsome, sad and angry tales you tell … Continue reading

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YOU ARE A STAR

You are a star. We and the stars, comets, planets– for example, Earth and Mars– are all drawn from one place and one same stuff. Remember that. You scintillate. You are enough.

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FRIDAY FEELING: WE ARE FREE

Friday feeling: whether frail or full of force, anything is possible– and we are free. . . it’s up to us. . . to delve into our guts, find what it is we really want, and point our compass hither. … Continue reading

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IF, AT FIRST, PROGRESS RECEDES

If, at first, progress recedes pick yourself up, remount your horse (of course, of course), and RIDE, RIDE again! That’ll take you back in the swing of things especially when, the wet storm threatens, and light-weeping rain kisses your cheeks, … Continue reading

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HAVING FUN WITH STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS

The Force Awakens What a pleasure. So glad I went in having heard next to nothing about it. Some of my most enjoyable experiences of movies have come from a place of knowing next to nothing about the film. With … Continue reading

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