Daily Archives: June 22, 2018

Dante’s PARADISE, Canto 2: MOON

https://pixabay.com/en/moon-blue-sky-universe-celestial-1527501/ *** MOON *** Moon waxes and wanes Faith in God waxes and wanes Moon is just like faith *** NOTE: As Date rises to Paradise, he will stop at various places to talk to people and learn. The Moon … Continue reading

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David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s HENRY V: A Retelling in Prose — Act 1, scene 2

— 1.2 — At the Palace of Westminster in London, several people entered the King’s Presence Chamber, the large room in which King Henry V received official visitors. Those people were King Henry V himself, the Duke of Gloucester, the … Continue reading

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Silence Mourns

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Dark sky. Music stops. Wind howls. Thick dust. Subtle cries. A deep silence mourns.

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Edgar Lee Masters: Franklin Jones (Spoon River Anthology)

IF I could have lived another year I could have finished my flying machine, And become rich and famous. Hence it is fitting the workman Who tried to chisel a dove for me Made it look more like a chicken. … Continue reading

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Lao-Tzu #75: When people begin to view death lightly, wealthy people have too much which causes others to starve.

75   When people go hungry, the government’s taxes are too high. When people become rebellious, the government has become too intrusive.   When people begin to view death lightly, wealthy people have too much which causes others to starve. … Continue reading

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Aesop: The Cat-Maiden

The gods were once disputing whether it was possible for a living being to change its nature. Jupiter said ‘Yes,’ but Venus said ‘No.’ So, to try the question, Jupiter turned a Cat into a Maiden, and gave her to … Continue reading

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A Six-Word Story — HappymessHappiness

He’s just a man. Nothing else. via A Six-Word Story — HappymessHappiness

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