Author Archives: ksbeth

About ksbeth

Ann Arbor-ite writes about enjoying life with all of its ironies and surprises.

light and shadows.

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kinders write by candlelight

find their own shadows

make a tiger on the ceiling.

“find beauty not only in the thing itself

but in the pattern of the shadows,

the light and dark which that thing provides.”

-junichiro tanizaki

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between.

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“i simply do not distinguish between work and play.”

-mary oliver

r.i.p. mary oliver, one of my favorite poets – i agree.

 

 

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Teachers and kindergarten students

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out of chaos.

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one of these is not like the others….

kinder uses

‘the firefighter plan ahead and use less steps approach’

to getting winter clothes on

quickly and with less chaos

brilliant.

“invention,

it must be humbly admitted,

does not consist in creating out of void,

but out of chaos.”

-mary shelley 

2001.

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what began as post #1 in may of 2012

has led to post #2001 today.

thank you to all who

view, read, comment, chat, post, and share.

i appreciate each and every one of you

even in those far away countries

where i may have only 1 loyal reader

you have all offered me

great support

much food for thought

inspiration

and most of all

wonderful human connections.

 here’s to the next 2001.

“i think statistics go in one ear and out the other.

all of us respond to stories more than numbers.”

-koren zailckas

 

 

 

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