Monthly Archives: December 2019

On Age and Aging.

Here are some thoughts to go along with the beginning of another year. Age and Aging. These fine lines on my face and neck, when did they find their permanence on my skin? I look at my old pictures, and … Continue reading

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MY LAND

In view of what is happening in India, with the riots against Muslims, and the way the MODI government is fanning the flames of hatred and violence, I have penned this ODE to my land. My Land. Your land was … Continue reading

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A Poem for Us.

This lovely poem was written by Mario de Andrade (San Paolo 1893-1945) Poet, novelist, essayist and musicologist. He wasone of the founders of Brazilian modernism. __________________ *MY SOUL HAS A HAT* I counted my years & realized that I have … Continue reading

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Vitamin F

A friend sent this to me. I loved it and want to share it with you. Why do I have a *variety of friends* who are all so different in character ? How can I get along with them all? … Continue reading

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A home on our street is for sale. I was driving by it a few minutes ago, and saw this beautiful majestic bird on the sign. A falcon? An eagle? It is huge. I thought it would fly away when … Continue reading

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Is courtesy dead?

A rant. Really! Courtesy is an age old grace that matures as we grow older. ┬áSome people criticize without thinking that they are hurting the person they are talking to. Why do they feel that they have the upper hand … Continue reading

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