Tanka: Prison

Photo by Donald Tong on Pexels.com They came in the nightNobody saw or heard themOur world stripped awayThere were signs which we ignoredPutting a price on freedom Copyright Francis 2022

Canada’s ‘Freedom Convoy’ of up to 50,000 truckers begins to arrive in Ottawa ahead of a weekend of protests against the vaccine requirements to cross the US-Canada border — American Buddhist Net (Reblog)

A convoy of 50,000 trucks, stretching over 40 miles long, has arrived in the Canadian capital, Ottawa The convoy set out from British Columbia on Sunday and was cheered by hundreds of Canadians as it made its 2,000-mile journey to protest vaccine mandates Since mid January, Canada and the United States have imposed a COVID-19 vaccine […]Canada’s … Continue reading Canada’s ‘Freedom Convoy’ of up to 50,000 truckers begins to arrive in Ottawa ahead of a weekend of protests against the vaccine requirements to cross the US-Canada border — American Buddhist Net (Reblog)

What Can We Expect in January? Oh My! Surely Not Good News..?

I recently did an overall 'luminary spread' for the year 2022 and it looked more positive. So what can we expect in January? I asked the cards that question. For this reading I used the the rather lovely Soprafino deck. In the Sun centre position I drew The Chariot. It would appear that we can … Continue reading What Can We Expect in January? Oh My! Surely Not Good News..?

Thanksgiving: 26th November 2020 – Illuminate – “One small candle” — Bassetlaw Christian Heritage (Reblog)

This year marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the Mayflower Pilgrims in North America. For this year’s Pilgrims Festival, we are inviting people to safely display battery-powered lights in their windows on the evening of 26th November (Thanksgiving), photograph them, and share them on social media with the hashtag #OneSmallCandle, or send by […]Thanksgiving: … Continue reading Thanksgiving: 26th November 2020 – Illuminate – “One small candle” — Bassetlaw Christian Heritage (Reblog)

How Mayflower Compact Influenced The American Concept Of Rule Of Law — PA Pundits – International (Reblog)

By Angela Sailor ~ A group of scholars meets this week to discuss the impact of the Mayflower Compact—signed 400 years ago last week, on Nov. 11, 1620—on the American concept of the rule of law. The Heritage Foundation and the Religious Freedom Institute are co-hosting the second event in a webinar series exploring the […]How … Continue reading How Mayflower Compact Influenced The American Concept Of Rule Of Law — PA Pundits – International (Reblog)

MayFlower – A Poem — Suzette B’s Blog (Reblog)

Crataegus monogyna – Mayflower – Image by leswalley from Pixabay The Mayflower, in petal hull traveled ocean soil, A nation, germinating in dreams of independence, sails. From hope’s lookout, oared stems envision new roots – As destiny’s voyage brave storms to freedom’s tribute. Out of Plymouth, a pilgrimage exodus, a magna carta, A nation-family birthed […]MayFlower … Continue reading MayFlower – A Poem — Suzette B’s Blog (Reblog)