Author Archives: davidbruceblog

“it is the fate of every human being to be a unique individual, to find his own path, to live his own life, to die his own death.”

Originally posted on Art of Quotation:
“There will be no one like us when we are gone, but then there is no one like anyone else, ever. When people die, they cannot be replaced. They leave holes that cannot be…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

There’s always room for one more

Originally posted on t r e f o l o g y:
It’s weird when the elevator  door opens & there is nobody waiting there,  so, I just assume a ghost has entered, & I say, Welcome aboard! going down

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

davidbrucehaiku: beauty

https://pixabay.com/en/girl-happy-laughing-dancing-nature-593194/ *** BEAUTY *** “He likes dance — he’s gay” “Nope. I call it girl-watching. And life is so good” *** *** Free davidbrucehaiku eBooks (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/patreon/ Free eBooks by David Bruce (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/about-the-blogger/ ***

Posted in Poetry | Tagged | Leave a comment

David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s HAMLET: A Retelling in Prose — Act 4, Scenes 6-7

— 4.6 — In another room in the castle, Horatio said to a servant, “Who are they who would speak with me?” “Sailors, sir,” the servant replied. “They say they have letters for you.” “Let them come in.” The servant … Continue reading

Posted in Shakespeare | Tagged | Leave a comment

David Bruce: Gifts Anecdotes

Eric Roberts acted in It’s My Party, a movie in which he had a number of flashback scenes with a white horse. The horse’s name was Silk, and it was a gift to Mr. Roberts from Wayne Newton, whom Mr. … Continue reading

Posted in Anecdotes | Tagged | Leave a comment

Edgar Lee Masters: Blind Jack (Spoon River Anthology)

I HAD fiddled all day at the county fair. But driving home “Butch” Weldy and Jack McGuire, Who were roaring full, made me fiddle and fiddle To the song of Susie Skinner, while whipping the horses Till they ran away. … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged | Leave a comment

Lao-Tzu #70: My words are easy to understand and easier to put into practice. Yet no one in the world seems to understand them, or be able to apply what I teach.

70   My words are easy to understand and easier to put into practice. Yet no one in the world seems to understand them, or be able to apply what I teach.   My teachings come from the ancients, the … Continue reading

Posted in Taoism | Tagged | Leave a comment