Charles Clanton Rogers

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

I understand that each doll is painted on request. EDITOR’S NOTE: The Rogers Post is an entirely non-commercial project of a retiree.   The Host of International Blogging presents this post as artistry. These Russian dolls are each Unique Pieces of  Art.  In fact, this is art squared = each doll is a piece of art and …

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  Now in the twelfth month of 2015, I am revisiting and revising ten previously published posts of mine which were well  received.    Count down at # 7 FORGIVE ME :  I understand that you like my writing in the-first-person.  Allow me a dramatic use of THE POETIC-LICENCE-wrench!  Frequently, my fingers are possessed by the …

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INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING  2015/12/09 Guest Artist, MAR HACHE [Martine Heyvaert] – photographer Island of Mallorca Guest Artist, MAR HACHE [Martine Heyvaert] – photographer   Click on the link below for the labels of the images reproduced on this post and Martine’s FB page with a large inventory of images; then return to INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING.

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  “THERE’S A BOAT THAT’S LEAVIN’…..Get-on-board!” Game on! The clock has started! (24 hours) MISSION CONTROL Report: 24 hour milepost: I hear crickets, my friends! The Society is NOW The I.B. NETWORK See Networks in Life [1] My Network Challenge is: Each member, within 72  hours, exchange an e-mail with one other blogger on this …

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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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Now in the final month of 2015, I am reviewing, in reverse order, the top-ten-best received of my posts. Number nine; Stages on becoming a writer. 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 …

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INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING SOCIETY   MEMBERS: Expand our character. Nominate potential featured guests. Send suggeations to     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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INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING 2015/12/05 GUEST ARTIST – ROSE CROSBY – Photography – London “Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.” ― Samuel Johnson, The Life of Samuel Johnson LL.D. Vol 3 Autumn London – Rose Crosby   My name is …

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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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   prelude-a-lapres-midi-dun-faune INTERNATIONAL BLOGGING  2015/12/03 “That’s the beauty of Australia, the diversity in landscape and seasons.” –Jen Black Hawk and A Dove The wind’s body, blustery and bracing, The breath of leaves, Blow across the seas, Petals of rose buds, to scatter, Against the storm, Lost, A black hawk and a dove, A protector of …

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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” 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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When I was a Resident Physician, I had a 1947 MG-TD   exactly like this. The “wind-screen” folded down on the bonnet. The rag top was nearly useless and it did not have windows. I loved that car! I had a 356 B Porsche in Candy Apple Red I had a 1961 Corvette “Sting-Ray” with …

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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: 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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    Antiquity instructs us: “A picture is worth a thousand words!” By publishing these six images from Urscia Mahring, I am acknowledging the great value of her visual art to my posts. These are images which Urscia has generously provided me to use for banners of some of my posts Charles Clanton Rogers         …

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  ‘Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!”  (OZ: “The Great and Powerful Wizard.”) By the completion of  Frank Baum’s  classic allegory parable: The Wizard of Oz,  everyone sees that the man behind the curtain is a charlatan.  For the entire tale, the protagonist have been deceived by an ordinary liar attempting to convince them …

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