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My day ended with the mourning

It's June first, 2020, the day begins with beautiful weather.  The weather was clear, cooler than recently, but pleasant.  I had a hoodie sweatshirt on, a Michigan State “fan” hat, and shorts; I went out for my morning walk.  During this medical shut down I have gained solace and structure with my day by bookending… Continue reading My day ended with the mourning

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Ignoring Privilege

Globally racism does exist.  Some areas of the world it’s not as bad as others, some countries it is not as oppressing as it is in others.  There are even some areas of some countries that it is better than other areas of those same countries.  In the United States of America there are areas… Continue reading Ignoring Privilege

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The Freedom of Sympathy

Ms. Joplin might convince you that you have to give everything up in order to be free.  Pat, concurs with his ideal of freedom.  Reflecting on the two views show something similar; a regret held against giving someone up.  Freedom is an increasingly complex concept.  If one accepts freedom as lacking in responsibility it aligns… Continue reading The Freedom of Sympathy

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Query

Through the night, while I was unable to sleep, I formulated the latest query for the book that I have written.  A query, for those who are like me until a few years ago, is a description of your book that you would submit to agents to see if they want to represent you, and/or… Continue reading Query

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Intimacy

I am fond of words, especially words with more than one meaning.  Wordplay is fun too.  Double entendres are great; I am a fan of Austin Powers because of this reason.  For the last few months, I have been thinking of the word “intimacy” and writing a blog about the word.  Now that I am… Continue reading Intimacy