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Being educated is more than getting “information”

Trying to understand: in  an information culture, evocation is more important; explicit saying  counts against us. People need to be well into believing being educated is more than information: the incoherencies what they’re saying, the musicality of people’s voices and intonations; … Continue reading

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Like  the haze of opening leaf buds in spring time….

I see a haze of hair on your head like the softness of just opening leaf buds in spring. The chemo is over,and you wait relieved and letting that take you for a while before you start to face the … Continue reading

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The consolation of philosophy by W S Merwin

  https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poetrymagazine/poems/detail/41124 BY W. S. MERWIN Thank you but not just at the moment I know you will say I have said that before I know you have been there all along somewhere in another time zone I studied once … Continue reading

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Elemental as a storm

    A force far deeper than our anger Elemental as a storm, Annihilating all before it. Terror does our rage inform. This ancient self feels we are threatened Runs to rise and to protect; Most murderous when we’re most … Continue reading

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That’s why I said three.

I remember that wool coat she wore even in summer; Blue with ridges of black running horizontally. We walked  along the  bright beach at Rhyl It was Sunday morning;I has a new missal I think I lost it with its … Continue reading

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