08Mar Séamus Ahearne: Horses, courses, herons and Indi … and more!

A medley of disparate sounds

The rising sun:

‘That they may face the rising sun.’ (McGahern). I did that, this morning. It appeared over the horizon. It was a glowing ball of fire. It was beautiful and explosive. There was … Read the rest

08Mar International Women’s Day – March 8th

Phenomenal Woman

by Maya Angelou
Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.
I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size
But when I start to tell them,
They think I’m telling lies.
I say,
It’s in the
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08Mar March 8, 2021. Monday in Week 3 of Lent

Jesus said, "Truly I tell you, no prophet is accepted in the prophet's hometown. But the truth is, there were many widows in Israel in the time of Elijah, when the heaven was shut up three years and six months, and there was a severe famine over all the land; yet Elijah was sent to none of them except to a widow at Zarephath in Sidon.