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     2016/02/28 This is a foundation for being a life long student. http://www.bbc.com/earth/bespoke/story/20150123-earths-25-biggest-turning-points/index.html Please write a comment. Tell me tour geography. Let me have a Roll Call and I will display your flag on my next post. Charles Clanton Rogers  February 28. 2016

To find Truth, accept three ideas: “In order to be at peace with oneself and the world around them, an understanding of a Zen mind principles can be quite enlightening.” . … [In order to enter into to my World and to understand my mind, your point-of-view must assimilate these three ideas.] … “Master these …

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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 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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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:   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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  ‘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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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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[/audio] Nostalgia: The best student-citizen was awarded the high privilege of leaving the classroom early to take the erasers outdoors to “dust” them! Number five in the series: “I am a Time-Traveler from The Twentieth Century” The Forties: Grade School No one  appreciates the digital revolution more than I do.   Please see my two-part homage in these …

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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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     FDR IS DEAD!     On Thursday, the 12th day of April 1945, at the age of  69, The Commander-in-Chief  of The United States Armed Forces  and de facto leader of “the free World” in the apex of the World history’s largest war, had a sudden severe headache ….and died. Number four in the …

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                       GPS: International Blogging November 11 Update                                                                                             …

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:   One of the best received of my posts was Journey of the Human  Mind  – Introduction To appreciate today’s supplement to “Journey of the Human Mind”, click on the link below: http://therogerspost.com/2015/06/15/human-mind-2/   Next, on November 7, 2015, edition  NYT  VR   See: “The Displaced.” The following review is not meant to be …

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    The Coywolf, evolved in-your-face, not in some vague remote past millennia, but in our lifetime! This intriguing animal, the Coywolf, is going to lead us across the bridge of enlightenment to a Eureka! experience. These are the intensely rewarding scientific experiences when a theory is graphically demonstrated and seen by oneself as Fact! Coywolf …

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[/audio][/audio] George Gershwin’s:”Bess, Yo is My Woman now”, Porgy and Bess, (Joe Henderson)   George Gershwin’s: “It ain’t necessarily so”, From Porgy and Bess (Miles Davis) Louis Armstrong:”Oriental Strut” Hot Five, 19254. George Gershwin:”Summertime” “Porgy and Bess” 1934  Performed by Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald This essay is a peek into my silent “self-talk”: [I …

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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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