Category Archives: Work and Labor

Gratitude Sunday: Headed South

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “We don’t want to swim against cosmic currents, do we?” Stefan Emunds Sunday Haiku Prettiest flower in my wild overgrown yard is me, yours truly. Sunday Musings More proof I am a slow … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: No Strange Fruit Allowed

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “The first resistance to social change is to say it’s not necessary.” Gloria Steinem Sunday Haiku Once again, summer solstice proves nature remains in total control. Sunday Musings I’m pretty sure it’s not … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Until We Have Justice For All

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Masked For Memorial Day

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.” Oscar Wilde Sunday Haiku Warming trend, brief wind, gray sky, clouds … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: First Empty Nest Mother’s Day

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “I think, at a child’s birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.” Eleanor Roosevelt Sunday Haiku Breeze carries … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Shopping And Taxes

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “In theory, taxes should be like shopping. What I buy is government services. What I pay are my taxes.” P. J. O’Rourke Sunday Haiku Bluebells shaded by brown barked tree leaning against rickety … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Another One Done

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “Even the mundane task of washing dishes by hand is an example of the small tasks and personal activities that once filled people’s daily lives with a sense of achievement.” B. F. Skinner … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Heart Of Glass

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “The glass is always half empty. And cracked. And I just cut my lip on it. And chipped a tooth.” Janeane Garofalo Sunday Haiku Stop. Just sit. Breathe fresh air, feel the sun, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Uncertainty When Exiled For The Sake Of The Realm

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “If isolation tempers the strong, it is the stumbling-block of the uncertain.” Paul Cezanne Sunday Haiku Jokester sun: not warm; bright, but chilling, clearly smudged; fuzzy non-comfort. Sunday Musings I don’t know about … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Gettin’ By; or, Hold-Your-Breath Economics

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “There is nothing more important than a good, safe, secure home.” Rosalynn Carter Sunday Haiku Stormy, black cloud, rain, brief glimpses of sun, shining, nature reflects me. Sunday Musings Now who lives in … Continue reading

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