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First Principles: At Times, Honesty Requires the Willingness To Offend

“He who dares not offend cannot be honest.”– Thomas Paine, in The Forester’s Letters, April 24, 1776 The Forester Letters may be read here: http://thomaspaine.org/essays/american-revolution/the-forester-s-letters.html      

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Thought For the Day: You’re Never Too Old To Set Goals and Dream

“You are never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream.” — C.S. Lewis    

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Life’s Rest

Based on the Book of Joshua Life’s Rest by Michael Romani The good book says to be strong and encourage In that is a message for this day and age We enter the promised land of our life But not … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Treat

Was it childish of me to expect you were my treat That life had done me a favor in allowing us to meet Was it poor judgment on my indiscrete part To believe that you would never break my heart … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Risk Going Too Far

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.  – T.S. Elliot, in the Preface to Transit of Venus: Poems by Harry Crosby (1931)      

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Dare The Devil

Dare the Devil by Michael Romani Perched on top of the city Feeling the ebb and flow pass by Absorbing all of the violence In a rushing cascade of sound Lost up in the nitty gritty It’s an old flow … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: What God Says Is Best, Is Best

“What God says is best, is best, though all the men in the world are against it.”   – John Bunyan, The Pilgrim’s Progress In those moments when we do not know what to do next, God does.  We may dread … Continue reading

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