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Things you missed today

So, you’ve spent your day fighting the culture wars on one side or the other on social media. Here’s some other important s*** you may have missed. 1.  The death toll in Nepal is expected to climb over 10,000.  That’s … Continue reading

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North Country Roads

North County Roads, lead me home To that old place, that old room Another autumn, beside the falls Maples orange, birches yellow Apple Jack in the barrel And wood smoke in the air . Cold crisp mornings up by the … Continue reading

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The Final Ride

I see Those photographs Color prints And feel a fear . I can feel And smell So much Of what is there . The blazing Orange heat Black smoke Clogging lungs . Burning diesel Vinyl and chrome I know those … Continue reading

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Reaching for the sky

We all love flight.  Face it; you do, I do, every little kid you know has wanted to fly.  From time immemorial we people have dreamed of the sky, watched birds, created stories like Icarus.  For a century now we’ve … Continue reading

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