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    Sunday, 02 September 2018

    "If we had a keen vision and feeling of all ordinary human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow and the squirrel's heart beat, and we should die of that roar which lies on the other side of silence. " George Eliot Middlemarch
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    Saturday, 18 August 2018

      Do not open the silence. Let the silence open you.
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    Sunday, 22 July 2018

    "One moment of serene and confident life is more glorious than a whole campaign of daring:" Henry David Thoreau —Journal, December 1839
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    Saturday, 14 July 2018

      We stopped the clock a week ago while my brother slept on the couch. The ticking kept him up. I’m wearing my father’s watch But I can’t hear it.   Friends have come and gone. They didn’t stay but we have lots of food. I wish to remember ...
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    Tuesday, 03 July 2018

    I was sitting outside on my porch today reading for a few hours. All during that time birds came visiting. First there was a beautiful jay, stunning blue and quiet for once, nestled into a spot in the sun just a few feet away. Then a robin. Then a fe...

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Virginia M Macasaet Reality Check
20 September 2018
Thank you Rosy, Few fallen trees, not too bad compared to the North...
Virginia M Macasaet Once More with Feeling
20 September 2018
Thank you Rosy, Stephen! Always feels good to be back home :-)
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Stephen Evans The Other Side of Silence 
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Rosy Cole The Other Side of Silence 
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Interesting. But literary arbiters since the two world wars might consider this discursive approach ...

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