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Accepting the Challenge - The Musette Poem

Growing up

Grow child

It is your turn

Be wild!

Fly high

escape the real

bull’s eye!

Glory be

the time has come

be free!

(c) Melba Christie 2014


Is It Peter And Wendy?

Peter Pan had stayed to long
outside a little house
listening to the quiet words
of a mother sweet goodnight,
and before he had a chance… 552 more words


One Year Later

It is absolutely amazing how much my life has changed in the span of a year, and even more amazing how much you can love someone that you’ve known for such a short period of time. 389 more words


02.09.14 - Living Again

In a reversal of Big, the Tom Hanks classic from the 80s, your adult self is suddenly locked in the body of a 12-year-old kid. 224 more words



Everything went from “maybe we’ll call you” to actually getting the phone call so Friday is the day of the interview at 8am sharp. I’ve only ever been to one job interview, most of the numerous job applications I have sent have never gotten to the interview stage so I have no experience with that stuff but something tells me I’ll be okay. 244 more words

The Peter Pan Paradigm

September has exposed its rear and thus marks the end of “summer”. Although the calendar tells us that the fall equinox begins on September 23rd, it might as well be autumn now. 584 more words

Vivian Choi

In Memory of Steven Sotloff

Humanity is but a single Brotherhood: So make peace with your brethren ~ Quran, 49:10

I had another post lined up for today, but then…

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