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Crisis and Opportunity

Today, pondering the election, I am reflecting on the notion that in Chinese calligraphy “disaster” combines the symbols for “crisis” and “opportunity.”  As it turns out this is a mistaken notion, but one that swept meme-like through western culture with … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo: Fortune Cooky Prompts

Elegant surroundings will soon be yours.   My daughter and I share a fondness for  inexpensive oriental restaurants. The food is  good and even the meanest hole-in-the-wall offers a spray of delicate life-like orchids, 3-d photos of Norwegian wolves, or … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo – Day @! – Fortune Cookie Lines

(Dear Reader,  Please bear with me!  We’re coming down the main stretch – did you notice things are getting sillier!  There will be a hiatus on posted poems after April 30, I promise.  Though, not from writing poetry, thanks to NaPoWriMO, … Continue reading

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