Charles Clanton Rogers

Reflections based on poetry, music, visual art, book reviews, history of science, first-person history, philosophical essays and International Blogging

Image by Josh Richardson (1) Audio by Louie Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald “Before I built a wall I’d ask to know What I was walling in or walling out, And to whom I was like to give offense. Something there is that doesn’t love a wall,”(2) My first awareness of Japan and the people of Japan …

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Originally posted on radical eyes for equity:
I exist in two marginalized disciplines—English of the “impractical” humanities and education of the soft (and “too practical”) social sciences. In the so-called real world outside of academia, the disciplines that matter tend to be economics, political science, psychology, and the sacred “hard” sciences. Currently, I teach at…

“When I am an old woman I shall wear purple With a red hat which doesn’t go….”[1] Well, I’m 81, and I’m going to metaphorically “wear some purple”,  today by playing; the cute card….                                        “I’ll have what shes’s having” …

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“He who has a Why can bear almost any How”, Frederich Nietzsche One’s “Why” cannot be oneself.  Emotionally, biologically, and morally, it is essentially Others!  -Charles Rogers   About me   Charles Rogers. I am a father, husband, cousin, friend and a retired physician/teacher.Those who know my family know that I  won The Family Lottery.   As a …

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Source: Law For Writers writen and originally published by J S Malpas [Word Exact] Law For Writers OCTOBER 23, 2015 4 COMMENTS Law Writing can be a serious business once the ideas have flowed to their conclusion and the ink has dried on the page. Your writing has value even if you aren’t selling it. …

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Attention, tous les chefs internationaux! Pour une expérience culinaire extraordinaire avec délices ailés, je vous présentez une recette de la cuisine unique de Southern Latitude.  .          “Hello there! I asked Charles if I could occasionally share some of my favorite recipes and reflections on my travels. I’m still working on a …

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“Not everything that counts can be counted;   Not everything that can be counted counts.” [C] “When old age shall this generation waste, Thou shalt remain, in midst of other woe Than ours, a friend to man, to whom thou say’st, ‘Beauty is truth, truth beauty,—that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need …

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兵者,詭道也。故能而示之不能,用而示之不用,近而示之遠,遠而示之近, “All warfare is based on deception. Hence, when we are able to attack, we must seem unable; when using our forces, we must appear inactive; when we are near, we must make the enemy believe we are far away; when far away, we must make him believe we are near. ”    Sun Tzu, …

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  [Jazz- Icon of Twentieth Century America] In 1940, we moved to San Angelo, Texas where I started to school.  I had been “home schooled” by a full-time tutor, my grandmother (still, my best teacher) and I experienced my first day in a classroom without a parent.  It was nearly overwhelming.  It was a class …

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Jazz – Icon of The Twentieth Century America I was born in The Thirties: Everything was seen through the lens of the Great Depression.                       Full and healthy employment in 1929 at 3.2% abruptly shifted with the crash on Wall Street and ensuing global depression. Unemployment During the …

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Divide and Conquer!: I don’t perceive myself as eighty-one but as two sets of forty. Divide 81 into two sets = 40 X 2 + 1 left over. [Very old joke: Classified Ad: “Have wife, Forty; will trade for two  Twenties.] All one requires is someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.” …

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Oliver has three guests for dinner – see story below. [1] My Swedish correspondent, bbnewsab,  has encouraged me to relate some anecdotes about some of our furry family members. To you who have not lived in the home of cats or dogs, you must first accept the concept of anthropocentricity.  “Beyond Words, (Safina) will have a profound impact on many …

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Six blind men were asked to determine what an elephant looked like by feeling different parts of the elephant’s body. The blind man who feels a leg says the elephant is like a pillar; the one who feels the tail says the elephant is like a rope; the one who feels the trunk says the …

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INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING 2016/03/01   Abstract: Reference: C.C. Rogers: “Life is a Journey”[7] We are the Stewards of LIFE which is a complex organization of independent individuals. We obsessively need to be with others. We think we are separate, but we are one. We think of ourselves as individuals, but we are really just part of an elaborate, interdependent family and community. There is no Them; there’s only Us. Introduction: …

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Food for Poetryy

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