Charles Clanton Rogers

Reflections based on poetry, music, visual art, book reviews, history of science, first-person history, philosophical essays and International Blogging         Part II First-person history of “Tinker, Tailor. Surgeon-Sailor” The medical school graduation Speaker said  that I should need [1] the heart of a lion, [2] the eye of an eagle, and [3] the hand of a woman, to be a good doctor. When I examined “sick bay” on the LST …

Continue reading   Tinker-Tailor, Surgeon-Sailor, Part 1 of a series. First-person history of a “ship’s Doc” in between wars. When is the moment that a young student of medicine becomes a “real doctor”? [It is not when the medical school or The U.S. Navy say you are. It happens some time later.] The day I had …

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  Literary Giants Review: William Faulkner      ” I decline to accept the end of man. It is easy enough to say that man is immortal because he will endure: that when the last ding-dong of doom has clanged and faded from the last worthless rock hanging tideless in the last red and dying evening, …

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“Lessons from my grandmother~Introduction” This essay first appeared as “Early Childhood Education- 1938 Version”, as a Guest Author, in NOVEMBER 5, 2015, LAURA GRACE WELDON: Free Range Learning childhood [“pre-school is the foundation of an educated citizenry” ..Rogers]   “Catch that bird!“ Don’t let that chicken get away, Charles!” … I was four years …

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A Trillion Dollars for Defense! When I served in the U S Navy, I was defending our nation’s green shoots! One school lunch= $1.70 One school lunch: $1.70 Act Of Kindness Ends With Firing “I handed her the food and said, ‘Here, we’ll take care of it in a minute,”‘ Bowden told the station. She then …

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Apple Computer ~ 1976   [I was 42 y/o]   In December, I am republishing my top ten posts of 2015. Today’s post was published in June 2015 and was  very well received. … One of the benefits of being a senior citizen is to have an appreciation;  a sense of astonishment. A recognition of …

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  MY SELECT TEN -#6 YOU CAN BE IMMORTAL Same content; posted with corrections of “TAGS” forgive ccr CLANTON1934 6 COMMENTS DECEMBER 11, 2015 Audio Player 00:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. A First-person History of a Twentieth-Century Student [In December, I am reviewing and revising my select Ten posts of 2015] …

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In December, I am revisiting the best-received posts – number ten – a book review #10 Three Dog Life 12/4 #9 The Evolution of One Writer 12/6 #8 Before I Built a Wall…. 12/8 #7 Birches – Robert Frost 12/10 #6 You Could Be Immortal 12/12 #5 FDR is DEAD! 12/14 #4 Ella and Louis …

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  A first person history A syllogism (Greek: συλλογισμός syllogismos, “conclusion, inference”) is a kind of logical argument that applies deductive reasoning to arrive at a conclusion based on two or more propositions that are asserted or assumed to be true. “In its earliest form, defined by Aristotle, from the combination of a general statement …

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In his classic novella, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry has left several important lessons. The vital ones are: The Lesson of The Rose and The Lesson of The Fox Roses: Your Rose is your responsibility is your rose. It is only in your responsibility (your rose) wherein you can find fulfillment, the ultimate reward and treasure. It is only by …

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