Be wary of conversation with those who do not live within walking distance: Proverbs II

  1. Be wary of conversation with those who do not live within walking distance.
  2. By sleeping, we say each day, “This world is not enough.”
  3. Tyranny through niceness—the worst kind.
  4. Prize the seeker above the knower.
  5. Wisdom is in the feet.
  6. In my limitation is my genius.
  7. God does not look down with pity on the homeless man. God is the homeless man.

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About nosuchthingasastraightline

I grew up in tiny Lyme, New Hampshire, where I drew, roamed the surrounding woods, and first entertained the idea of God while listening to my mom's Beatles records. I studied biology at Harvard University where I wrote for The Harvard Lampoon and also began writing poetry. I have since made a living variously as a comedy screenwriter, teacher, and private tutor in math, science and writing. I’ve released three CDs of original music as the singer-songwriter and guitar player for Crooked Roads (listen to latest tracks here: https://soundcloud.com/crooked-roads). My poetry writing has been inspired by Rumi, Billy Collins, William Carlos Williams, e.e. cummings, Antonio Machado, Federico Garcia Lorca, and others. My two books of poetry, "The Morning I Married the Sky," and “Free this Morning” are both available on Amazon.
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