Category Archives: lodges

Yet Another Blessing

     You all know how I love the Irish Blessings, so here is yet another… YET ANOTHER BLESSING  May the Good Lord always remember your name, and may He prepare for you,  a grand place.  *   And may you … Continue reading

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You’re Welcome In Our Home

     Back when I started writing ‘stuff’ a few years ago, I sort of fancied myself a songwriter as I have related previously. Yet, my creativity seems to have taken a somewhat different path, into the wild and dangerous world of poetry. But what of … Continue reading

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When Monuments Crumble

          Another poem on one of my most popular subjects.. Greed! For some reason, I can’t fathom the very concept. Why aren’t some people ever satisfied with what they have in life? Is an over-inflated ego, why they have the burning … Continue reading

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That Farthest Shore

       Sunday morning, I think something spiritual is in order. I just finished this on Friday last, (9/2/11) and in the nick time for this morning’s sermon. That Farthest Shore  My body is but a vessel,  for the being that … Continue reading

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The Welfare Seed

I promised this one to Carl over at “I know I made you laugh” here at With the state of the economy as it is, why hasn’t someone of authority suggested that “Welfare” be treated like “Unemployment“? You get … Continue reading

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The Wedding (pt. 4)

     The Wedding  August 20, 2011 All the worries of rain or other foul weather conditions brought on by the “ten-day forecast” gave way to this; a brilliant, sparkling, sunny day in the town of Portsmouth, N.H. (postal zip code 03801). The ladies had … Continue reading

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