Tag Archives: Exploration

WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Disrupt

I don’t really want to interrupt But, whose idea was it to disrupt The explorations of childhood Are second guessed and not understood Free range kids at risk of intervention Based on the government’s interpretation And where parents rights are … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Micro

Let me tell you a little about virtual reality It’s the best and worse according to your ability I have spent a lot of time exploring on a server And if I’ve lost that girl, maybe, I didn’t deserve her … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Astral

Children of the Earth are destined to rise and ascend As we are but astral projections with no need to defend Children of rare stardust, we are called for higher things For such are the dreams of which the cosmos … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Philip Nichols – Sir Francis Drake Revived

For another post on the life and times of Sir Francis Drake relative to another author’s take on this historical figure, we have included a brief sketch.  It would be worth the while to review this material for a fuller … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Voyage of the Beagle, Chapter XVII – Charles Darwin

Aloha Promises Forever has already discussed the life of the Charles Darwin, other portions of The Voyage of the Beagle, and related conceptions.  This time around we are featuring a look at Chapter XVII. Chapter XVII of The Voyage of the Beagle … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Darwin’s The Voyage of the Beagle, Chapter XVIII

Aloha Promises Forever has previously covered Charles Darwin and The Voyage of the Beagle.  On December 23, 1835, Darwin visited New Zealand natives.  In that Kiwis are interesting and nice people and this happened, it seemed like an opportunity to … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Letter of Columbus to Luis de Sant Angel Announcing His Discovery

“I am a most noteworthy sinner, but I have cried out to the Lord for grace and mercy, and they have covered me completely. I have found the sweetest consolation since I made it my whole purpose to enjoy His … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Launch

With the launch of the Cassini Across the great celestial sea Mankind played the rings around Saturn With the flare of a rocket burn Knocking on interplanetary travel’s door And gain knowledge just a little more In the first steps … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Voyage of the Beagle

Originally published in 1839, as Darwin’s Journal and Remarks, when this work was republished in 1905, it became The Voyage of the Beagle.  This may have caused a little concern at the time.  After all, this journal was actually the third volume … Continue reading

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