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About alohapromisesforever

Writer, poet, musician, surfer, father of two princesses and husband to Ally Romani.

Icelandic Fibonacci

Icelandic Fibonacci by Michael Romani It’s Sad The day Thrown away Life lived different Life should be held reverently No One Pro-Life Wishes pain In a mother’s heart Held so close in our calm prayers In Fair Tragic Icelandic Culture, … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Paradise Lost – John Milton

John Milton was a 17th Century English poet.  He is considered one of greatest of the English poets ever. His major work is said to be Paradise Lost.  It is an epic poem written in blank verse and consists depending on … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Trance

Sun Dance

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First Principles: The Precious Blessings of America Need To Be Appreciated

“How little do my countrymen know what precious blessings they are in possession of, and which no other people on earth enjoy!”  – Thomas Jefferson, in a letter to James Monroe, on June 17, 1785 It is too easy to … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Be Yourself

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” -Dr. Seuss Some folks say that Dr. Seuss is mere child’s play.  I don’t want to seem argumentative.  But, … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics – Journeys In Diverse Places – Ambroise Pare

Ambroise Pare lived from approximately 1510 to December 20, 1590.  He is primarily known as the French barber surgeon who served Henry II, Charles IX and Henry III.  During this career, he became considered one of the father of surgery … Continue reading

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Himalayan Purification

Himalayan Purification by Michael Romani Bursting before the storyteller’s eyes Played out across the pale Himalayan sky In their red and saffron robes, neat and attractive Are the Bhutanese monks, happy and quite festive Morning prayer les to Buddhist rituals … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Recite

I live to recite your poetry Knowing you as the best of we In all of our vivid imagery It always gets the very best of me  

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Thought For the Day: Socialism Is Legal Plunder

“But how is this legal plunder to be identified? Quite simply. See if the law takes from some persons what belongs to them and gives it to other persons to whom it does not belong. See if the law benefits … Continue reading

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First Principles: It Is God, Not Man’s Words That Protect Us From Corruption

“The blessed Religion revealed in the word of God will remain an eternal and awful monument to prove that the best Institution may be abused by human depravity; and that they may even, in some instances be made subservient to … Continue reading

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