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Gratitude Sunday: Hope For 2020

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “It is hard to interest those who have everything in those who have nothing.” Helen Keller Sunday Haiku Black clouds waver past bright clear moon, hiding, winking, brief glimpses of light. Sunday Musings … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Re-use, Recycle, Re-purpose, Resist: 2020

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” Marie Curie Sunday Haiku Low light, cool … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Veteran’s Day: Remember The Ladies

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I spent 22 years in the Navy, and sacrificed numerous holidays and birthdays so every American can hold tight to his own beliefs and to be able to speak his mind…even if … 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: This Very Now

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Meanwhile time flies; it flies never to be regained.” Virgil Sunday Haiku Clouds obscure morning sun, afternoon clears, lighting bright robust roses. Sunday Musings Time is an odd thing. You can’t hold … 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: 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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