Archive for November 3rd, 2014

For Nov. 3

Celery – a favorite green veggie but I want it raw, not cooked as in Chinese foods


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Some were once a part, it seemed, of the holiness people but ─

Their appearance began to change, 

Their appetites began to change

Their appreciation for holiness lessened &  

Their apprehension against sin lessened.    

– eab, 6/26/06

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Think,  think,  think.

Today could be gone in a blink.

The soul then will rise

Beyond azure skies – – –

Or fall into a hellish stink.

– eab, 11/3/09

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William Cullen Bryant was born 11/3/1794, at Cummington, MA; a leading earlier poet.  He died 6/12/1878.


“No trumpet-blast profound

The hour in which the Prince of Peace was born;

No bloody streamlet stained

Earth’s silver rivers on the sacred morn.” – Christmas in 1875


Closing stanza of his To A Waterfowl

He, who, from zone to zone,

Guides through the boundless sky thy certain flight,

In the long way that I must treat alone,

Will lead my steps aright.

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