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Ray Bradbury’s “Dandelion Wine” on Letting Go of the Past

So I am over halfway through with this and feel it is one of my new favorites. It’s a fictionalized version of Bradbury’s own childhood in the late  20’s in Illinois. A summer novel with just the right amount of … Continue reading

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On Letting Go

I had planned to add some thoughts later to my last post, regarding letting go of some of those dreams/delusions and “thinking lovely things that are not true”. My thoughts on this have changed recently. Then I saw this. More on … Continue reading

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Hold Fast Yer Dreams

There’s a poem I read when I was a kid that I still remember. The first part of  it kept repeating in my head today: Hold fast your dreams! Within your heart Keep one still, secret spot Where dreams may … Continue reading

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True Courage

“True courage is the confidence to be who you are.” -Unknown

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A Day in the Life

Hello, blogger people. How are you? I have little things to share. First off, a little while ago I went through a period where I was working through stuff that I thought I was long over. We go through cycles … Continue reading

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Kurosawa’s ‘Ikiru’

“You know the nobility of misfortune is true, because misfortune teaches you the truth.” ‘Ikiru‘ is one of those life changing movies. If you haven’t seen it, it is about a man who labors at this monotonous, bureaucratic job for most of … Continue reading

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Kurt Vonnegut – 15 Things

15 Things Kurt Vonnegut Said Better Than Anyone Else Ever Had Or Will via A.V. Club People love them some Vonnegut! A great Vonnegut link.

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Juniper Pearl

Sam: “You know it seems to me other than being a little mentally ill, I’d say she’s pretty normal.” Benny: “You realize you could be the next Buster Keaton.” -Benny & Joon

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Bread Without Sorrow – John Hodgen

I just read this. I thought it was really good. I had never heard of John Hodgen. I got this cause I played that game where you wander aimlessly in the aisles of the library, and kind of unfocus your … Continue reading

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Maurice Sendak on The Colbert Report (In Case You Missed It)

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