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Manuscripts Don’t Burn

Day 22 of NaPoWriMo/GloPoWriMo 2020!  The optional prompt being to use an idiomatic phrase from another language or popular in another country as a starting point. Manuscripts Don’t Burn by Michael Doyle Years ago when I was younger Words ate … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: You Just Can’t Beat the Person Who Never Gives Up

“You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth   Remember this in the days ahead.  Keep encouraged.  Be strong.  Keep following the necessary sanitation rules.   In this case more than ever cleanliness is next to … Continue reading

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Sidewalk Communication

The city is a place of connection in its own way.  Fusions of thought and experiences blend into that special something that helps the creative process. Sidewalk Communication by Michael Romani Hustled and bustled to the point of hassled The … Continue reading

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Ode to the Bellisserian Family

In the midst of Second Life, there exists the community of Bellisseria .  It is the inspiration and virtual child of one, Patch Linden, and maintained and developed by his “moles”.  Those who live there are a unique bunch of … Continue reading

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First Principles: We Fight, Get Beat, Rise, and Fight Again

“We fight, get beat, rise, and fight again.” – Nathanael Greene    

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Beating the Odds

Life’s will to survive is a remarkable story. Beating the Odds by Michael Romani Heat of day and cold of night The Great Dying came with a fright Two Hundred Fifty years ago Nearly all life died as you might … Continue reading

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Santa Asked Me…

Truth be told on this Christmas Day…. Santa asked me what I wanted most of allI replied for my beautiful lady to truly fallHere we are on this Christmas DayMy dreams coming true in every waySo, I wish for every … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Percussive

The brass section stops and wildly stares While the woodwinds simply cast their glare The guitarist gets in that last shredding lick Never realizing that without the percussive kick Their music loses all of it’s sensational flavor There’s really nothing … Continue reading

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