Charles Clanton Rogers

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

INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING 2015/12/Russia supplement Editor’s note: I an interrupting my previous publication schedule  to  bring you these important portraits:     A Russian     Some more Russians   Some more Russians Images by Alex Markovitch           http://markovich.tv/2015/08/23/contemplative-photography/   “I showed an interest in photography during my early years. My parents …

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  INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING   2015/12/13   Reflections.       My name is Josephine; I live in Munich, Germany. Photography and travelling have long been great passions of mine. In my work as a photographer I present what I see and what I feel through a framework that interests me. I find it liberating what …

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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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international Blogging Guest – M.L. Kappa    Summer Festivals How many people associate a visit to Greece with going to the theatre? It would be interesting to know. But, time it right, and your trip could afford an unforgettable experience. Imagine sitting in the same place as a Greek or Roman did thousands of years …

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INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING SOCIETY   MEMBERS: Expand our character. Nominate potential featured guests. Send suggeations to charlesclantonrogers@me.com     If you would like me to put your full name, your link or e-mail on this list, e-mail me. c New Members: Faraday’s Candle – USA Rose Crosby – England Jennifer Calvert-Australia Alex Markovich- Russia Maja (some …

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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 12/16 …

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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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   INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING          Guest Artist: Alex Markovich     Russia I am Alex Markovich. I am 37 (born on April 10, 1978) and live in Russia. I showed an interest in photography during my early years. My parents were always perplexed as to why I took photos of a trees reflection in …

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  “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,” Robert Frost   INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING  “Introducing interesting Citizens-of-the-World through blogging” http://therogerspost.com/ Publication schedule and scheduled guests: December 1  Alex from Russia …

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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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Announcement: Starting December 1, 2015, my link becomes the host for INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING My first guest is Alex, photographer from Russia.  the link is my link:   http://therogerspost.com/ I have come to blogging late.  It is instructive and more fun than I have had in years.  I have met the most interesting and charitable people who …

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Franklin Roosevelt: “…the only thing we have to fear is…fear itself… So, first of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have  to fear is…fear itself…nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance. In every dark hour of our national life a leadership of frankness and …

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West Running Brook ‘Fred, where is north?’ ‘North? North is there, my love. The brook runs west.’ ‘West-running Brook then call it.’ (West-Running Brook men call it to this day.) ‘What does it think k’s doing running west When all the other country brooks flow east To reach the ocean? It must be the brook …

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Among all the treasures to cherish, the family is second to none.  I think young people are not provided with sufficient knowledge and skills to assemble and keep one. In several earlier posts, I recounted how very fortunate I was to have been born into a very loving, attentive and instructive family. In spite of …

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Do not  adjust your picture! Check to see if both sides of your  headset is operating properly. Consider that you are listening to a recording of a symphony through headphones.  To complete the transaction, both earpieces must be working properly.  I fear that too many listeners (discussants) have only one ear piece turned on or adjusted. There is an evolutionary …

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Precocious? Time Traveler Series: Boy Scouts, Mid-Twentieth Century America. You could say that I was a precocious Boy Scout. It was mostly opportunity. I was the only child of a father who had dedicated his life to the Boy Scouts of America. Malcolm “Mac” Rogers was a virtual “missionary” for the Scouting movement in America.     …

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JE SUIS PARIS No man is an island, Entire of itself, Every man is a piece of the continent, A part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less. As well as if a promontory were. As well as if a manor of thy friend’s Or of …

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“And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.” Book Review: Le Petit Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery The Little Prince is Saint-Expurey’s  poetic clairvoyance of truth, beauty, and love. If you have not read it, do not …

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                       GPS: International Blogging November 11 Update                                                                                             …

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“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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Food for Poetryy

eat, sip, travel, click, pen down poetry = Helps best reflect on life !

The Wine Wankers

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Faraday's Candle

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autumnacorn

hand knits + patterns inspired by nature

Exploring the history of prisoner health

Prisoners, Medical Care and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland, 1850-2000

Life Is Fiction

~ David Ben-Ami ~

Logical Quotes

Logical and Inspirational quotes

A Narcissist Writes Letters, To Himself

A Hopefully Formerly Depressed Human Vows To Practice Self-Approval

Leonard Durso

"Literature is language charged with meaning." Ezra Pound