Tag Archives: Education


     I was asked a few years ago to write a poem that would be appropriate for a class reunion, and especially one that would recognize those classmates who would be forever, unable to attend. The following was the result of that request. … Continue reading

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E Pluribus Unum

       Labor Day is upon us and yet all we relate to it is…The end of summer. Labor Day in reality was created to celebrate the labor movement and its contributions to making America as productive a society that has ever … Continue reading

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Special Love

     After seeing a close family friend’s posting on Facebook the other day, I realized the “special” kind of person that it takes to be the parent of a “special needs” child, as well as the other family members, along with the teachers and care givers. I … Continue reading

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Inflated Nickels

      Well, it’s Monday again. Doesn’t that just bite your a$$? So, I think we should lighten up to start the work week a little, don’t you? The following is the story of inflation and how $383.50 sounds like plenty of … Continue reading

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