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Waterfall

Unknown to all but the wise, a waterfall protects THE secret. It is a unknown because only the few who know, know and those few will never reveal what they know. Within the hidden depths of an ancient desert oasis, … Continue reading

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Ficly

I did it again…. started something new.  Or perhaps I should say restarted something old.  Back in the day I was a Ficlet user under an old Pseudonym.  I knew there was an archive out there of our old stories … Continue reading

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Walking in the Shoes of John Watson

for him as a constant companion.’   ‘Why, what is there against him?’   ‘Oh, I didn’t say there was anything against him.  He is a little queer in his ideas — an enthusiast in some branches of science.  As … Continue reading

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Walking in the Shoes of Augustine

servants.  Yet now, in ungrateful pride and most impious madness, and at the risk of being punished in everlasting darkness, they perversely oppose that name under which they fraudulently protected themselves for the sake of enjoying the light of this … Continue reading

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Walking in the Shoes of Matthew Henry

our duty and happiness: so that, let a man be ever so desirous and solicitous to do his Maker’s will, he must, without remedy, perish in the ignorance of it, since there is no book but this that will undertake … Continue reading

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Walking in the Shoes of John Donne

THE LEGACY. WHEN last I died, and, dear, I die As often as from thee I go, Though it be but an hour ago – And lovers’ hours be full eternity – I can remember yet, that I Something did … Continue reading

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Walking in the Shoes of Kerouac

Book of Sketches his twin brother. In Southern accents – “Thats what ah think!” – they discuss that splendid grasscutter – Cars come & park, & go – Cars hurry on the hiway to home, “Wait till after supper,” says … Continue reading

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