Moments That Turn On An Eyelash…

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Often I say about many situations, “we walk on the edge of a knife”. Events are set to fall to one side or the other with an equal chance at either. I am not a believer in a pre-determined fate, but I also often think heavily of author Thornton Wilder’s wonderful 1927 book, “The Bridge of San Luis Rey”, about a Franciscan Monk, Father Juniper, who watches the collapse of an ancient woven grass bridge over a chasm. Five people who…



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Jim Parton

Retired Teacher and Funeral Celebrant. The gay and married dad of three grown children. I have always been fascinated by the human condition. Come read with me.