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Gratitude Sunday: Mathmagical Birthdays

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 Raindrops … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Nag, Nag, Nag

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “If you think you’re too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito.” Anita Roddick Sunday Haiku First nip of crisp air, chrysanthemums bloom fiercely against autumn’s threats. … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: The United States Of America Is A Lie

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable.” Simone de Beauvoir Sunday Haiku August memories, frivolous grasshopper days, warm campfire evenings. Sunday Musings The United States of America … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: What’s The Difference?

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.” Mahatma Gandhi Sunday Haiku Japanese pine, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Independence? It’s All Political

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I claim that human mind or human society is not divided into watertight compartments called social, political, and religious. All act and react upon one another.” Mahatma Gandhi Sunday Haiku Unstable weather: … Continue reading

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Gratutude Sunday: Living La No Bootstrap Loca

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “It’s all right to tell a man to lift himself by his own bootstraps, but it is cruel jest to say to a bootless man that he ought to lift himself by … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: A Memorial Day For All

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Service is the rent you pay for room on this earth.” Shirley Chisholm Sunday Haiku One freaky warm week belies cooler spring days to follow; shawl weather. Sunday Musings As we come … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: If You Never; or, Polish Your Lens

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “In a sane, civil, intelligent, and moral society, you don’t blame poor people for being poor.” Andrew Young Sunday Haiku Glorious dark gray, gloomy, damp, cool, mid-spring days amid bright flowers. Sunday … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Working Forward

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “If we want boys [all youth] to succeed, we need to bring them back to education by making education relevant to them and bring in more service learning and vocational education.” Michael … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Complaint And Desire

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Once poor, always wanting. Rich is just a way of wanting bigger.” Lily Tomlin as character Wanda Mae Wilford in her video Lily, a 1973 variety show television special with Alan Alda … Continue reading

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