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Thought For the Day: If We Seek Beauty In the World, We Must Carry Beauty With Us As Well

“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.“ – Ralph Waldo Emerson    

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Thought For the Day: It’s Not Where You Go; It’s Who You Travel With

 “In Life, It’s Not Where You Go, It’s Who You Travel With”  –  Charles Schulz    

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Nick of Time

Continuing in my promise to my oldest daughter, this is a poetic retelling of The Twilight Zone, Season 2, Episode 7): Nick of Time by Michael Romani Traveling somewhere without exact precision On the outskirts of the twilight dimension Where … Continue reading

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A Parchment To Write On

Today, April 1, 2019, marks the beginning of the annual National/Global Poetry Writing Month.  The first gauntlet flung down is to write a poem based on the idea of making something.  A friend suggested parchment.  This became to me how … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: The High Road of Humility Is Not Burdened With Heavy Traffic

“Those who travel the high road of humility are not bothered by heavy traffic.” – George H.W. Bush    

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Thought For the Day: There Are No Yesterdays On the Road; There Is Only Now

“When you’re traveling, you are what you are right there and then. People don’t have your past to hold against you. No yesterdays on the road.” – William Least Heat-Moon, travel writer (b. 27 Aug 1939)      

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Forest

Life is a journey with twisted turns and not a test Still there are lessons to learn by walking its forest Life is not a race but growth that forms slowly The best of which happens almost incrementally In hoping … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Familiarity With Other Countries Teaches Us We May Be Friends

“Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.” – Maya Angelou, poet (4 … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Express

I use to dream of traveling by rail Hoping to express myself into tale after tale Looking out of my car’s little window Finding words to help express and explore my soul All of those little tales that I might … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Transient

When you get right down to it, all of life is transient isn’t it? We’re all just passing through somewhere to get through some place some time….

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