Slothfulness

Slothfulness

Three little girls were sitting on a rail, Sitting on a rail, sitting on a rail Three little girls were sitting on a rail, on a fine hot day in September.   This is just another example of the degradation our society is  experiencing. Why are these children not looking at their iPads or otherwise … Continue reading

Taking time to smell the flowers

Taking time to smell the flowers

Reed and Addy Copperside  decided they’d had enough of life in their hectic community. Cars raced down their street way over the speed limit. Restaurants expected patrons to eat quickly and leave, freeing the tables. Even their meditation group leader pushed everyone out the door as soon as the hour had passed. “Addy, we need … Continue reading

The English are coming!

The English are coming!

Protests against illegal immigration are erupting across the nation. Presidential candidates warn about “the relentless tide” and describe the crimes and job-stealing of these newcomers. Ordinary citizens warily eye the unfamiliar foreigners with their odd accents moving into settled neighborhoods. The target of all this concern: the hoards from England flooding across America’s porous borders. “It’s bad enough they take … Continue reading