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Communicating discrepancy

isn’t that a bother,
when you hear
something another
did not say.
Both self-assured,
so who, if anyone,
is in the wrong?
i hear what i hear… 30 more words


Things we ought to know ... but act like we don't

I’ve been struck lately with the lack of common sense in our political arguments. Sometimes the simple explanations are the best. I have tried to simplify them below. 119 more words

It means something to me

There’s one of those questions about life that goes something like if a tree falls in a forest where no-one can hear it does it make a noise?  456 more words

Middle Age

saturday morning swim class

the smell of the pool
warm chlorine
whirring of underwater jets
feeling of cold, slick tile underfoot
sounds echoing off high, hollow ceilings
screeching of the lifeguards’ whistle… 124 more words


‘Her philosophy is carpe diem for herself, and laissez-faire for others.’

-F. Scott Fitzgerald

Three Heroes (2015)

1. Firemen.
2. Soldiers.
3. Cats.
Coming with safety sense.