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Poet's Corner

Is Someone Holding Our Place The world has gone to sleepOr at least to take a napDo you questionWhat it…

From the Editor

“Keep Calm and Carry On” I had been rather excited on February 27, of this year, when I received an…

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What Does the Data Tell Us? We have a belief that more data equals better decisions. But many times the…

Poet’s Corner

Is Someone Holding Our Place The world has gone to sleepOr at least to take a napDo you questionWhat it all meansAndWhen will it wake up againThe streets are emptyShops closedAndWhere we gathered darkenedWill life stir againIf soWhenFor the momentThe shades are drawnDoors are lockedAndWindows are boarded shutBut surly not foreverI have to wonderWhat will…

From the Editor

“Keep Calm and Carry On” I had been rather excited on February 27, of this year, when I received an email from the Smithsonian, announcing that on April 4th, they would be sponsoring “Free Museum Day”. You know how much I look forward to this day in September, though it usually conflicts with the Free…

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What Does the Data Tell Us? We have a belief that more data equals better decisions. But many times the data that we receive is not accurate and complete, and we are only getting a partial view of what we really need to know, in order to make solid decisions. Recently, it was discovered that…

Film’s Recommended by Marcial

    This is a trading world and men, women and children, who cannot live on gravity alone, need something to satisfy their gayer, lighter moods and hours, and he who ministers to this want is in a business established by the Author of our nature.  If he worthily fulfills his mission and amuses without…

My Disclaimer: I have to say that I feel torn. Like most publications of this type, I visit and photograph the locations; I share with you, about a year ahead of time. Thus, going forward, for the time being, know that I am strictly adhering to the government’s council to social distance; but I will…

Public Square

Boston Irish Famine Memorial I hope you have never known hunger, true and prolonged hunger, which is not the result of being late to a meal or not having cooked yet or gotten to the grocery store; but rather the kind of hunger which comes when there is no food to be had. Growing up,…

Nature

Ginger (The ginger is to the right of the horse, in the big, black, round pot.) I have harvested a portion of my ginger crop! Every day I drink a ginger and lemon tea; I often add powdered ginger to pork and chicken; and of course use it to bake with and as a condiment.…

Poet’s Corner

Be Found Will there be another lost generationA different type perhapsBut lost never-the-lessI know you have already heard itWill this generation step up And be counted onOr fade into the backgroundNever to be heard from In any meaningful way Not much has yet been asked of youBut still you run away From this one responsibility…