James Mark Emmerling's Blog – September 2015 Archive (8)

Appraisals of Pope Francis

As the giddiness from Francis' visit wears off over the next few days, consider these appraisals of the man and what he is doing.

Eugenio Scalfari, in…

Continue

Added by James Mark Emmerling on September 27, 2015 at 4:30pm — 22 Comments

However She Wakes Up---a story from the deathchamber

  Donna lies on her ''deathbed''---a puffy new recliner we bought  for her return from the hospital---with a puke tub on her tummy, mouth agape, in a morphine fuelled sleep. She had various aches and pains this morning that would not go away with half doses of morphine ---Donna calls it ''medicine''---or lydocain patch. 

   Yesterday…

Continue

Added by James Mark Emmerling on September 22, 2015 at 11:25am — 30 Comments

Non Mutual Exclusivity : Coming Home to Die.

 Home is the place where, when you have to go there,

They have to take you in. Robert Frost…

Continue

Added by James Mark Emmerling on September 15, 2015 at 5:30pm — 25 Comments

Encouragement

 

  • To live in hearts we leave behind

    is not to die.

Tomorrow is National Day of Encouragement….

 

 

  National Day of Encouragement

National Day of Encouragement is observed annually on September 12. This day is dedicated to uplifting…

Continue

Added by James Mark Emmerling on September 11, 2015 at 8:30pm — 25 Comments

Other Holiday Alternatives

 

   If like me you don’t work, you probably are in no mood to bring undue attention to this fact , and thus will not be overly whooping it up   this Labor Day.   “Here’s to all the people who go out every day and put in an honest day’s work’’ may not slip comfortably out of your lips, and even if it does , it may frankly not sound that good to people who…

Continue

Added by James Mark Emmerling on September 7, 2015 at 12:30pm — 38 Comments

Short Sketch of My Brother In Law

 

I met a man who had a dream he'd had since he was twenty 

I met that man when he was eighty-one He said too many 



folks just stand and wait until the mornin', 

Don't they know tomorrow never comes

And he would feel a new tomorrow coming on 

And when he'd smile his eyes would twinkle up in…

Continue

Added by James Mark Emmerling on September 6, 2015 at 12:00pm — 19 Comments

The Providence against Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the intelligence exhibited by machines or software. It is also the name of the academic field of study which studies how to create computers and computer software that are capable of…

Continue

Added by James Mark Emmerling on September 5, 2015 at 4:00pm — 65 Comments

All My Animal Friends

Continue

Added by James Mark Emmerling on September 1, 2015 at 10:00am — 20 Comments

NEW BLOG POSTS

Pen for Hire ( Bathos, Pathos)

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 19, 2019 at 11:23am 2 Comments

Always Out Front.... Anyway

Posted by Robert B. James on June 19, 2019 at 8:34am 1 Comment

One Flew Under Radar

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 18, 2019 at 3:15pm 0 Comments

Tolerance and Bigots

Posted by alsoknownas on June 18, 2019 at 2:20pm 6 Comments

Where Jaws was Filmed

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 18, 2019 at 11:19am 3 Comments

I’m Not A Buddhist

Posted by Robert B. James on June 18, 2019 at 7:42am 5 Comments

2 Questions for Kosh and Jon

Posted by Ron Powell on June 18, 2019 at 2:30am 9 Comments

© 2019   Created by lorianne.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service