Archive for November, 2013

A PSALM OF LIFE – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882)

November 29, 2013

            In the bivouac of Life,     Be not like dumb, driven cattle !         Be a hero in the strife !     Lives of great men all remind us         We can make our lives sublime,     And, departing, leave behind us         […]

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Shoulders by Naomi Shihab Nye

November 28, 2013

A man crosses the street in rain,stepping gently, looking two times north and south,because his son is asleep on his shoulder. No car must splash him.No car drive too near to his shadow. This man carries the world’s most sensitive cargobut he’s not marked.Nowhere does his jacket say FRAGILE,HANDLE WITH CARE. His ear fills up […]

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Starting Again

November 28, 2013

It’s amazing to think back and know that I started to write my page, a journal, sometimes in 1987. Other people, writers, born then have grown up and are now published authors. I believe, in my case the story of the hare and the tortoise is gonna fructify. And I know I’m no hare. (It’s […]

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