Category Archives: historical

Its, A Mother’s Day Poem

Mouths starved.

Necks choked.

Shoulders bruised.

Torsos kicked.

These its,

These puny its have no voices.

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My Viewpoint on Easter

Some people call him a harlot’s son; one of his grandmothers was a prostitute. Others say he wasn’t really completely Jewish; the Moabite tainted his bloodline. Who was this man that respected man’s will to choose; that reached out to the brokenhearted and healed the sick? What could have possessed him to be mocked, scorned, …

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Hope

We enslave ourselves to traditions and become tragic victims of discontent. Our hearts yearn for a return to hope, a normalcy that we smother beneath our desires as we hurry along, Buying, Buying, And more buying, Under the deception of preparing for the Christmas feast of hope. We seek hope, in ourselves, in our politicians, …

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Rise Up My Love. The Winter Is Past And Gone.

This time last year my legs were shaky, and I was swaddling around in uncertainties. Disappointed in the progress of my first book I was pondering over whether or not I had the stamina I needed to be the kind of writer that I desired to be.  Rise up my love. The winter is over, …

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Peace

Unlike what most people think, peace doesn’t vegetate at MacDonald, Burger King, Wendy’s or Chic-fil-A. You won’t find it at a German diner, a French Cafe or at an Italian restaurant. Neither does it reside at your most favorite steakhouse, nor is its habitat found at your nearest bar.  Like a kernel as small as …

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The Champions Who Walked Among Us – Article 16 – The Grass Rooter

The United States had just entered the third year of the twentieth century when this infant girl opened her eyes in Norfolk, Virginia. The year: 1903 The month: December The Day:  the 13th Little did she know that the quiet soul of one of America’s famous freedom fighters would depart life’s stage nine years, two …

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A Special Mother’s Day Tribute and the Introduction to the Article, But It’s Mother’s Day

This year’s Mother’s Day article, But It’s Mother’s Day, is a tribute to all those mothers who have lived through the agony of having a child precede them in death.  No mother expects to see her child leave this earth before she does: it is the mother’s heart that dreams of life–long life– for her …

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The Champions Who Walked Among Us – Article 15 – The Dark Lady, The Unsung Heroine

 What would you do if your recognition and honor were stolen?  How would you react when your research was appropriated for use without your knowledge and permission?  What would you say to those who had violated one of the fundamental laws of the Hippocratic Oath of Science –– Thou shall not steal? 1868,  Benjamin Disraeli …

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patgarcia:Good morning everyone, A Word of wisdom that rings out in truth. Ciao, Pat Garcia Originally posted on LadyRomp: View original

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Very Inspiring Blogger Award

Hello everyone, A shout goes out to Raani York, http://raaniyork.wordpress.com, for nominating my blog series, The Champions Who Walked Among Us on my Walk On Blog for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award. My Walk On series has turned out to be a big faith builder not only for myself, but for others as well. Examining …

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Notes Tied On The Sagebrush

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