Monthly Archives: April 2019

Thought For the Day: There Is No Weapon As Formidable As Will and More Courage of A Free People

“No arsenal or no weapon in the arsenals of the world is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women.” – Ronald Reagan      

Posted in Thought For the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

First Principles: Americans Would Rather Die Than Live As Slaves

“The ever memorable 19th of April gave a conclusive answer to the questions of American freedom. What think ye of Congress now? That day. . . evidenced that Americans would rather die than live slaves!”  – Mary Katherine Goddard If … Continue reading

Posted in First Principles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hope In Love Becomes A Battlefield

Na/GloPoWriMo Day 22 challenges us to write a poem engaging another art form.  For me, it took but a moment to realize I would take on Robert Indiana’s LOVE sculpture.  Many reasons behind this I suppose, but, the largest of … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry and Poems | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thought For the Day: We Are All Mortal Until the First Kiss and Second Glass of Wine

“We are all mortal until the first kiss and the second glass of wine.” –  Eduardo Galeano    

Posted in Thought For the Day | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

First Principles: The Bulk of Mankind Have In Turn Been the Prey of Ambition

“The bulk of mankind have indeed, in all countries in their turn, been made the prey of ambition.”  – Mercy Otis Warren    

Posted in First Principles | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Toying With Reality

Na/GloPoWriMo Day 21’s challenge is to write a poem in a surrealistic manner. Toying With Reality by Michael Romani From the north looking down on the spinning top The world twirls around and may never find its stop All the … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry and Poems | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thought For the Day: Jesus Is the Resurrection and the Life

“Jesus said to her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live. And whoever lives and believes in Me shall never die. Do you believe this?’” —John 11:25-26   … Continue reading

Posted in Thought For the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

First Principles: It Is the Duty of All Nations To Acknowledge the Providence of Almighty God In Humble Gratitude

“It is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to implore his protection and favors.” – George Washington    

Posted in First Principles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Happy Resurrection Sunday 2019!!

Jesus is risen! And in Him rests our hope for a better life eternally!!  

Posted in Thought For the Day | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thought For the Day: Years of Love Are Forgotten In the Anger of A Minute

“Years of love have been forgot, in the hatred of a minute”-  Edgar Allen Poe      

Posted in Thought For the Day | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment