Futility

Holy Spirit: My Lord God: Why have you come?Holy Spirit: There is a young man who needs to speak to you, urgently.God: I haven’t the time.Holy Spirit: Please my Lord, make the time.Jesus: Father, let me go. The father let his son go. Holy Spirit: be careful, he’s an anger lad.Jesus: All humans are angry…

What can I do

to change the world,to make it 'better',to be at peace?What can I do?War, sickness, oppressionseem stables of lifeeven beyond mankind.What can I do?What I can do isbe myself unapologeticallyfind my peace withinbring it to the worldto change this world,to make it a better place,a more peaceful placefor all I encounter,as best as can be done.Moira…

random thoughts

about life I believe that all lives deserves to be alive. I also believe that some life seems to have it easier than other parts. Take a well cared for garden with flowers that is watered and furtalized well. Happy flowers. What of the alley flower who has made it through the cement. I wonder…

Mom

April 1960 Virginia Mary (McMichael) Levant & Howard Stanley Levant 13 years dead soontoday she would be 90Virginia MaryMoira Levant June 22 2019She was born June 22 1929 and died August 2 2006. She had two children who lived to be adults, a boy (Jonathan Ross Levant: March 28th 1956-March 16 2004) and Katherine-Moira Leda…

Shakespeare

The Bard has writteneasy and vulgar stuff, yesand so beautifully!Moira Levant © June 17 2019 Sonnet #54Posted:LIV.O, how much more doth beauty beauteous seemBy that sweet ornament which truth doth give!The rose looks fair, but fairer we it deemFor that sweet odour which doth in it live.The canker-blooms have full as deep a dyeAs the…

Family

A Father's fathera son's son's son, and beyondwith mothers, daughtersFamilyMoira Levant © June 16 2019

Joseph Vantilburg

Joseph Vantilburg was born in Ohio c 1831 and died in 1916. I know that he loved music, and songs, and poetry. He joined the Ohio 12th Volunteer Infantry in 1861, faught in battles mainly in Virginia, including 2nd Bull Run, South Mountain, and Antietam. He mustered out after his 3 years, and went home,…