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Fragment #62 (Batter Up!) . . . “

Martin Luther King, Jr.
is gone,
Gandhi and Mother Theresa, too,
the Dalai Lama is still around
but let’s face it,
the giant voices of compassion… 24 more words

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“Course Correction . . . “

The
immensity
of the the thing,
a profound
responsibility,
so much so
there comes a
propensity
to let it go,
a reflexive response to the… 112 more words

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“Ahimsa . . . “

Shall you raise your hand to strike,
O’man?
Shall you, O’woman,
Choose to slap your child
Because your day was not as planned?
Violence is a stone… 138 more words

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“Gentle As She Grows . . . “

Not very old when it happened,
A few years past a sapling,
She was out of line
A bit too far
From her many, cherished siblings… 146 more words

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My return

As loyal readers may have noticed, I took a brief respite from blogging. I just checked in and was rewarded with the beautiful images and words of so many talented artists. 102 more words

Life

“Welcome Friend! . . . ”

Have you ever shut out
One who was to be your friend,
A Divinely ordained support for you
Dismissed for religion, sex, or color of skin? 76 more words

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“A Trip Worth Making . . . “

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    A glorious place,
    Hand-painted
    In the fabled green
    Of rolling Irish hillsides,
    Nothing but space
    To roam,
    To be alone
    With the breeze
    And tranquil thoughts…

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