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Who are you? When no one is watching? Read More
You are never really alone. There is always . . . . yourself. Love yourself And you will never be . . . . alone. Read More
To not know that you know not is tragedy Read More

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The firefly's life consists of looking for love. Ain't that sweet? Ain't we all? Read More
At times, it's all you can do. Hold on tight and ride it out. Read More
The battle of ideas is fought every day of our lives. Some days it is fought with strangers. At other times with friends. But always with ourselves. Read More

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We all thirst. Some for water. Others for knowledge. The misguided seek power. The man of integrity searches for peace. Read More
Sometimes. It's all just. Too much. You're just so tired. You want to ...... Read More
There are many decisions that are for you alone. The path you follow through life is one of these choices. Read More
You know what needs to be done. Change yourself. Change your future. Make a difference to someone else. Read More
We are already the past. The children are truly the future. The legacy we leave is today. Read More
We are always looking for answers. Many remain just beyond our grasp. Never stop searching. Never stop believing. Read More
We have never lived in yesterday. So too with an endless stream of tomorrows. Our lives are compressed into but a single day. And that day is today. Have a great day! Read More

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The list of excuses is endless. If you are EVER going to get 'er done, it will have to be today. Because tomorrow never comes. Ever. It is always good to think about it. But sooner or later you have to do it. Doesn't matter what. DO IT! Do it… Read More

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We all say that we want it, and yet it is rare indeed the individual that experiences it. Are we looking hard enough? Is it 'their' fault? Or is it something within ourselves? Read More

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We all have so many dreams. Riches, fame, love. What do you really want? What do you really need? I am a dreamer as well. Read More

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There is a huge difference between Lonely and Alone. Lonely sometimes hurts. It doesn't have to but it often does. Alone is sometimes mistaken for lonely. It should not be. It is not. It is a magical place. Where you can find self, as well as peace. Join me in… Read More
It's all about you? It is, and yet it's all about me too. We will never understand anyone else until we can find some understanding about what makes them tick. How do we do that? Empathy. Everybody has heard the word. Everybody thinks they know what it means. I'm not… Read More
We need to find commonality and not the division that comes with the imperatives of groups. There is no freedom for groups, and there should be none. Freedom? Equality? Justice? It exists for all, or it exists for none. There really is no other way. Read it and see the… Read More
Reality exists! At least I think it does. How would I know? Some say that we don't exist at all. How does that work? Am I fooling you? Or am I fooling myself? If I don't exist, then I guess I really couldn't care less. Whatever it is, make the… Read More
Some of us long to relive memories. Others wish to dream of what may never be. But the only time that really matters, that actually exists, is only now, only today. Do not anticipate that tomorrow will bring success. Make it happen today. Because Tomorrow Will Never Come. To see… Read More
We seem to embrace the concept of diversity. Unfortunately, we really don't know what it means. Fear and hate preclude true diversity or equality. Empathy and understanding is the only path. There are no shortcuts. Keep an open mind. To appreciate the cover image, Visit article on my website: https://lonecypressworkshop.com/2017/04/27/they-laugh-at-me/ Read More
The human being is made up of many parts. One part could be in turmoil, while the other part is full of love. My poem. Read More

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This is a bit from my Adventures In Erf. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

November 20, 2018

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I've composed this poem of Thanksgiving for the original Native American people. Read More
Quinn is the best quarter back in decades and Londyn is as some call her, "mute". When they are paired together for an English project Quinn discovers somethings about Londyn no one even knew...some she didn't even know. Read More

Essay / Other

September 03, 2018

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when things get you down, remember you are not alone about those feelings. Read More
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