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This too, shall pass

This Too Shall Pass

According to an ancient Sufi story, there lived a king in some Middle Eastern land who was continuously torn between happiness and despondency. The slightest thing would cause him great upset or provoke an intense reaction and his happiness would quickly turn into disappointment and despair. A time came when the king finally got tired
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October 24, 2012   2 Comments

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Tallest Mountain in Africa Mount Kilimanjaro

The tallest on the entire continent of Africa is Mount Kilimanjaro. Some information on the mountain and the climb.

October 24, 2012   2 Comments

Greek Myth of Hercules and His 12 Labors

The Hydra or the Hero?

It’s always simple, but not always easy. You can be the hydra or the hero.

May 11, 2011   1 Comment

Chianti Region in Italy

Where Does Beauty Come From?

No two sunsets are the same, yet we recognize the beauty in a sunset even when seen for the first time.

May 11, 2011   1 Comment

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Another Birthday And Still The Missing Does Not Leave Me

Written for my dear mother for her birthday. It has been almost seven years since her passing but with each passing moment of each passing day my missing for her never stops! Its almost been seven long years since you left us that Sunny June day, and still my thoughts of you linger and the
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May 4, 2011   No Comments

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Earthquake Liquefaction

The March earthquake that took place in Japan seems to have done more damage then scientists realized. Recently soil samples were taken and a surprising level of Liquefaction is being reported. Liquefaction is caused by an earthquake that lasts a long time such as the one that took place recently in Japan. What is Liquefaction?
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April 20, 2011   2 Comments

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Extensions of Me

When all of you were born on your special day, I fell in love with you all and just wanted to play. You captured my heart from the very first see. You are an extension of your parents and also of me. Your tiny toes ten at count and crinkled up baby nose, made me
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April 19, 2011   60 Comments

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Wonder

How do I make it through the night, with wild winds blowing and your out  sight. I lay awake in the cold darkness wondering where you are, I fall asleep and think about that and wishing on that star. You will come to me when I least expect it, but that dream was shot lived
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April 19, 2011   1 Comment

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A Little Faith

Fear knocked on the door, Faith answered, no one was there.

April 13, 2011   6 Comments

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For Those Who Sit on Tacks

Some folks sit on tacks. They feel the pain but continue to sit on that point all day. The next day, they go back and sit in the same place, on the same tack.

March 7, 2011   3 Comments

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Have You Heard of Hickory Squirrel

You know me I am always looking for something new and interesting to write about and yesterday I decided that a woman that is part of my family would be an interesting subject. I have known her since she was just a young girl and has always been an important part of our family unit.
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January 18, 2011   2 Comments

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The One

We all want love and to be loved, this is my interpretation of what it would be like to find the one…. When our eyes met you came to me so many times, and in our first conversation I knew that you was mine. But through the process you would disappear, leaving me empty without
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January 18, 2011   1 Comment

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The Unknown

How do I make it through the night, with wild winds blowing and your out of my sight. I lay awake in the cold darkness wondering where you are, I fall asleep and think about that and wishing on that star. You will come to me when I least expect it, but that dream was
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January 12, 2011   No Comments

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CES 2011

Every year thousands of folks from around the world come together in Las Vegas for the annual Consumer Electronics show. This year 2700 exhibits took the 1.6 million square foot center which is much larger then shows in recent years. CES Las Vegas in 2011 was filled with all sorts of gadgets with a few
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January 12, 2011   2 Comments

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Love From A Distance

I long to spend time with you, I miss you more than I can say but when we do have together time alone once more I lay. I yearn for your lips on mine, and feel your gentle touch Although we are not together baby I do love you oh so much. You captured me
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January 12, 2011   1 Comment