Monthly Archives: November 2016

A PLACE FOR ME

A place for me. It’s up to me. For, if I don’ t make one for me now, I don’t know how there ever would come anyone, whether earth- or heavenly, who could as well make one for me, for … Continue reading

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THE DAILY MUSTER OF COURAGE

Courage is always needed. Every day. Even to do the things you thought you would do, could do, anyway. Yes, even from the day’s get-go, the simple act in which you roll, and stand up on your own two feet, … Continue reading

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BEYOND THE BLUNDER

If you would and are well able to avoid the common blunder, don’t be duped to think you get your place around creation’s power dining table from the strength of all your knowledge and your skill, though they be of … Continue reading

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ARCHAEOLOGY–THE STUDY OF VALUE IN, (AND CORRESPONDING) GARBAGE OUT

Value in. . . +++++use, pleasure, +++++protection, +++++for work, for play, +++++for rest, for leisure, value in +++++transformation +++++long duration +++++wear, tear, obsolete, +++++gone from whole +++++or complete +++++to pieces missing, +++++or whole thing broken. . . the value’s +++++gone … Continue reading

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IMAGINATION AND THE HANDY DANDY WIDGET

Imagine it. Immerse you in the magic of it. See it. That must come first. Though the notion it were possible should seem to you preposterous, That same audacity in fact is the prerequisite for you to actually smell and … Continue reading

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WHAT DO I HAVE TO DO?

Oh, dear! What do I have to do? Well. . . There’s really very little that I absolutely have to do. At least, there’s always “Die!”, as a possible alternative instead of “Do!” But, if I really want to live, … Continue reading

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THE WHERE AND WHEN OF GRATITUDE

Gratitude happens. In the present. But if, right now, it seems a challenge, to find a place which feels right as a locale for gratitude to fasten, Sometimes, a tiny trip down memory lane Can unearth treasures, pleasures, sorrow, joy … Continue reading

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