Tag Archives: Fortune

The Last Flight of a Sparrow

Sometimes what looks like freedom is not. Below you will find a photograph I took many years ago. It is a sparrow who had the misfortune of getting caught in the mesh of a chain link fence – there to … Continue reading

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Bastard

Bastard  [often misused in the pejorative indicating a bad man] 1) fatherless lacking a male role model or adult mentor 2) disenfranchised lacking the means or right to engage in an economic enterprise or participate in the marketplace of providing … Continue reading

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On Luck

Years ago, whenever the topic of luck came up in conversation, a friend of mine would state flatly: “I don’t believe in luck. I make my own luck.” He’s dead now.

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