MarsEarth

Old world wisdom, new world insight – poems, poetry, philosophy, dreams, commentary, ideas


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March madness

by Lawrence J. J. Leonard

We like the sound of beat on the tom.
The drummer pounds out the rhythm pom-pom
It takes concentrated touch and aplomb

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Athens calling

by Lawrence J. J. Leonard

Demosthenes (384 – 322 BCE) was a Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His mortal words have an immortal warning for us in the 21st Century.

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A big person conversation

by Lawrence J. J. Leonard

There are only two kinds of persons in the world, big persons and small persons. Here is a conversation between two big persons.

BP1- Want to hear a joke?
BP2- Okay.

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Math geek: Reflections on Statistics

by Lawrence J. J. Leonard

Mathematics allows the practitioner to practice,
while only a truly devoted student can stud.

“Medicine makes people ill, mathematics make them sad and
theology makes them sinful.”
.                                                                      ~ Martin Luther (1483-1546)
               German professor of theology, composer, priest, former monk

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Darkness borne

by Lawrence J. J. Leonard

We are in the event horizon
All you fear is the darkness of my world

Where there is no light here you see color there
Even so, in my presence you are inverted Continue reading