Tag Archives: Appearances

THEN AND NOW– THE WAY OF THE WORLD

We have things now, gadgets, stuff, waxy plastic paper cups, and wonderful machines, for which, once, there was no knowing or know-how to fit them in our hand or cuff– or rashly make or think them up– not even in … Continue reading

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SAILING NEAR THE SIREN SONG

Stop. Recall what day you do now live, and what hour of the clock. When long at sea, the sun gets hot. The wind will whip the boat will rock. The rain pours wild, and sometimes violently– So, when you … Continue reading

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WHAT TURNS UP FROM A TURNIP

Some things are abundantly clear– you can’t squeeze blood from a turnip, my dear. . . BUT, if you SHOULD happen to squeeze, and blood IS extracted, with prolonged coaxing or ease, it just may well be that what you … Continue reading

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