Tag Archives: Philosophy

Too Many Cooks Spoil The Broth

Too Many Cooks Spoil The Broth Give Three Examples: Cooking with Love: She salted the meat. I salted the meat. Later, she wasn’t sure if she salted the meat so she salted the meat again. We went out to dinner. … Continue reading

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Rhubarb-Strawberry Jam

Just before Christmas, but a few weeks ago, I had Breakfast with Santa at St. Florian’s parish. I took my son along kicking and screaming (he’s 34). The food is quite good, especially the cheese omelets; and the meal comes … Continue reading

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The Sun Never Rises

It was very hot and humid just the other night. I woke up with itchy arms; I’d developed a bit of heat rash. I applied some witch hazel and stepped outside, seeking cooler air. The night sky slowly brightened. So … Continue reading

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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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The Unconquerable

A man is allotted but few days to conquer the unconquerable world.

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The Hardest Lesson In Life

The hardest lesson in life is acceptance. The hardest lesson in life is to accept the fact that God favors some over others. Some of us are intolerably lucky. Some have no luck at all.  Some of us are born … Continue reading

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The Main Thing

“The main thing is, Don’t Panic.” – Anonymous graffiti

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