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Entries from December 2009

Dead Sea Scrolls: Long Forgotten, Never Lost

December 29th, 2009 1 Comment

A reflection on the experience of viewing the Dead Sea Scrolls at the Royal Ontario Museum and the emotions these sacred documents inspire.

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A Christmas Wish

December 22nd, 2009 4 Comments

A Christmas wish that we live out each day those wise words – Peace on earth. Good will toward men – and a reflection on the frightening consequences of not doing so.

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Random Act of Metaphor: Cloud Storm

December 19th, 2009 2 Comments

Hmmm, soot grey clouds are edging ever so slowly across a nondescript sky. It’s vaguely ominous but on the whole noncommittal on this brittle-cold December day. It would seem that Mother Nature is in a gray mood today. She is disinclined to release the sun to warm our bodies and cheer our spirits. She is […]



December 15th, 2009 15 Comments

Tongue in cheek look at why we’re more like computers than we think and why I need to learn to love my PC – because it’s so much like me. Or is there an easier choice?

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December 10th, 2009 Comments Off on REQUIEM FOR BAILEY

No hmmm today. My subject for this posting is one of those rare, pure and unequivocal gifts that grace our lives for a season and then pass on. His name was Bailey and he was a little piece of heaven on earth. A sweet, loyal, loving and courageous little dog that won the heart of […]

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Tiger Woods: Deep in the Rough

December 5th, 2009 5 Comments

Hmmm, it seems Tiger Woods ran up a triple bogey on his marriage fidelity scorecard. For those of you who are not golf fans, that’s 3 over par on a single hole – something that never happens to Tiger on the course. Quick poll. I’d like to know where you sit on the ‘Why did […]

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