Tag Archives: Rush

Opening Paragraphs. . . Ghost Rider

Outside the house by the lake, the heavy rain seemed to hold down the darkness, grudging the slow fade from black, to blue to gray. As I prepared that last breakfast at home, squeezing the oranges, boiling the eggs, smelling … Continue reading

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A Simple Acknowledgement

I’m getting an early start for all of my friends in Canada and of Canadian heritage, eh? Monday, July 1st is  Canada Day. While we do not get the day off down here in the states, (we will wait for … Continue reading

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“Peace & Tranquility, Sh*t”

The title is a quote found at 7:40  of the video. This may be for a limited audience, but those in that group you will really enjoy this. One of the defining albums of my generation is 2112 by Rush.  The story … Continue reading

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On Choice

“When you have to make a choice and don’t make it, that is in of itself a choice” William James That quote instantly reminded me of: “You can choose a ready guide in some celestial voice If you choose not … Continue reading

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