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06 July 2018
What find so remarkable about the experience is that it occurred on my porch - I didn't have to hike...
05 July 2018
The late and much lamented Alan Rickman had this to say, and it does at least sketch an idea of the ...
03 July 2018
03 July 2018
"They return my gaze with timeless eye." -- If they had fancy uniforms they were the Carabinieri.
30 June 2018
The world is expert at demolishing pantheons, isn't it?
How to Mourn
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 i...
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...
Suppose some day, some later time, I stand In the eternal Roma, beneath, you know, The Parthenon. No. Get it right. No. The other one. The. Palla...
We Don't Say Goodbye
Some time ago I learned that a close friend's friend was killed in the earthquake in Nepal. He was one of the climbers on Everest when the avalanche ...
Virginia M Macasaet
Castles on a Rainy Day
It’s been raining for days on end. The girls are back from their trips. Home is warm with their presence once again. M1 bought all sorts of s...
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