Monthly Archives: July 2018

Fine Arts America Exhibit

Some of you know that I have been taking photographs in a virtual environment for years now.  Having reached over 20,000 photographs from that platform known as Second Life, I have been persuaded to put some of these up for … Continue reading

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Fight For Glory

Excited that the Rome docu-drama series has a new season on Netflix.   To my surprise, it turns out that I somehow had not watched the last two episodes.  I am in the middle of fixing that now. Fight For … Continue reading

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Word Prompt – Pursuit

There’s that ole stray cat up on the garden wall Without a care in the world that she’ll fall In full pursuit, she chases dandelions in the wind All day and night without pause, without end Not a care in … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Nothing Enslaves More Perfectly Than the False Appearance of Freedom

“There is no subjugation so perfect as that which keeps the appearance of freedom for in that way one captures volition itself.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778)    

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First Principles: To Vote Is To Execute One of the Most Solemn Trusts In Society

“Let each citizen remember at the moment he is offering his vote that he is not making a present or a compliment to please an individual — or at least that he ought not so to do; but that he … Continue reading

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To Obey God

2 Corinthians 10:5 : “We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.” To Obey God by Michael Romani Changing the world … Continue reading

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Word Prompt – Ends

There comes a point of no turning back When it’s crunch time or hitting the sack Where even Second Life reaches its ends And you’ve shared it with your friends There is it in all of its splendid intensity Despite … Continue reading

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First Principles: Neither the Wisest Constitution Or Laws Can Protect A Corrupted People

“Neither the wisest constitution nor the wisest laws will secure the liberty and happiness of a people whose manners are universally corrupt.” – Samuel Adams (1749)      

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Thought For the Day: Happiness Is A Healthy Choice

“I have chosen to be happy because it’s good for my health.” – Voltaire    

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Word Prompt – Dancer

This was meant to be written last night.  Lately, I fall asleep earlier.  My apologies: To know her is to love her My sweet, beautiful lover To love her is to dance It’s just part of our romance Yes, to … Continue reading

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