Posts Tagged “silence”

Le temps des semences – lyrics for a giggle

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La belle Margot qui s’y promène En bikini près de la fontaine, Comment oserais-je l’aborder? Je sors de l’eau, je suis tout trempé L’effet de l’eau frette dans mes caleçons Réduit de moitié mes dimensions Je crois que je vais attendre un peu Avant de lui faire le grand jeu {Refrain:} Il est temps que…

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Persian Musings

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Persia, ancient or not, has me in her hold. While I have always loved the poetry of: Gibran: I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers. and Rumi: Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I’ll…

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The First Coffee is Always in the Dark

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The First Coffee is Always in the Dark

The first coffee is always in the dark, the only light coming from the flashing display on the stove from the overnight power outage. Silence fills the air but for the cyclic sounds of the furnace kicking in to blow much appreciated warmth onto my feet resting on the register beneath the sofa upon which…

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Of closure…

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Of closure…

I recently attended to a friend’s house where he was cleaning up old things in preparation for a move. Among some of the items brought back to the light of day were a collection of charcoal drawings. Some of these were retained and others … were not.  All had a story and after time lost in…

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NOUN: passionate

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NOUN: passionate

Now, I’m not a wallflower by any stretch. I’m generally an extrovert and gregarious, and I love a good social outing as much as I enjoy a solitary hike. My interests are broad and I count learning new things and ways among them. I am also becoming passionately silent. And this is out of necessity…

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