Agree? Disagree?

We all could wish a better world We all could (but probably not) say what would make it so But where I part from many fellows Is that I for one See absolutely no improvement When force is used to put in place structures and programs ...

Where is our time?

They used to tell me I was building a dream And so I followed the mob When there was earth to plow or guns to bear I was always there, right on the job   They used to tell me I was building a dream With peace and glory ahead Why should I be...

Scribbles & Bits 64: Point of view?

          It is a subtle difference as to the importance of the individual and his place in society.  It can be seen in the primary political documents that established the separate countries.  One sets the individual as the primary importance the...

A growing hole!

          Since sometime in the 1400's there has been a philosophy countering a faith based world view.  In the last century or so it has seen a rapid growth in adherents and it even has colored some aspects of or groups within the faith based world...

Scribbles & Bits 61: Impertinence

          One should scruple to shew thee the error of thine ways.  But happenstances signify that those of sway hath led thee astray.  In main thee hast bit a folly of thought.  For as much that thou abjurest those of industrie and frugality,...

Scribbles & Bits 60: The Pandora Revolution

          It came to be that uncertainty wracked all the world.  Mistrust and hatred gained as everyone sought to secure themselves in a unstable world.  Everyone looked only for what they could get, touchy as to perceived slights lashing out in anger...

Scribbles & Bits 59: Out of Character

In another time and eschewing my mothers admonition to remain civil there are a few who would have likely provoked a response such as this. So you sniveling bit of puked out fecal matter, you think that you deserve to be respected?  What have you...

Politic

Politic has the definition of something characterized by shrewd or sagacious managing, manufacturing, dealing or promoting a program.  It, also, has a connotation of tact.  As such any time one has a dealing in community trying to convince others of...

Scribbles & Bits 58: MLK Quote, meditation

"Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity." Martin Luther King While some might point to the evil men do as the great danger to humanity. I would point out that the interior line of...

Desire for community!

From the dim dark ages Community desired Has found in simple expression a way to express the group's approval without the cacophony of individual voices shouting differing words and at differing cadences We clap We clap...

Scribbles & Bits 57: Gimme a "B"

One wild and stormy night, my best bud and I were in our favorite beer joint debating our favorite Bo Diddley songs and wondering which ones would be over played on the radio playlists.  Wouldn't you know it some fool bandito had made off with our...

Do you label?

When I listen to or read what another has put out, I look for how they speak of others.  When assessments are made in blanket manner, I tend to discount the statements or look at them with great skepticism for I do not believe that all of any group...

Dyseventus

I think I've identified a common human dysfunction.  It is related to the problem known as dyslexia.  We all have done this no matter how thoroughly examined, well-planned and well intentioned the actions are the results don't match up to our vision...

Scibbles & Bits 55: Alphabetically Reversed

Zoo's Yawning Xebecs Wilt, Vixens Under Tuscan Sun Romp, Quails Preen, Owls Nod, Monkeys Leap, Keepers Joke In Hopeful Groups For Each Day's Challenges By Adventuring.

A Scribbling Challenge

As our beloved pastor seems to be otherwise occupied just to amuse ourselves until his return, I propose a challenge from before.  That being take the screen names of 10 people you are friends with, read regularly or interact with and weave them into...