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I'm struggling with how to reconcile responses to the recent tragedies which have occurred in the US. This week we as Americans have had two significant incidents happen - the bombing in Boston ...
by djmeen
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 05:21 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
at this point in my life I think I would enjoy being able to make enough from writing to fill in the difference what I used to make teaching and what I make now in Social Security and Pension. I am ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Apr 06, 2013 at 09:52 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I'm not a baseball fan--not a sports fan of any kind, really--but I can't help thinking about Yogi Berra from time to time. Not for his skill at the game--he is apparently considered one of the ...
by rfall
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Apr 02, 2013 at 07:26 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
This diary will be a think piece, pondering, philosophical musing... or, if you prefer, random meandering (I like the assonance of that one). It will not be linky, erudite, or academic, but it will ...
by sunflight
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Aug 17, 2008 at 01:32 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
The ideals of freedom, security, and opportunity are like unto a milking stool (the proverbial “three-legged-stool”). With any one leg missing the whole structure fails to support even ...
by possum
Comment Count 27 comments on Sun Mar 23, 2008 at 08:49 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
For most of my life I have been a dreamer. As a child I sat many a fine hour on a creek bank with a cork floating on the water (often with no bait on the hook) and dreamed of other times and other ...
by possum
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Mar 03, 2008 at 08:33 AM PST with 19 Recommends