“In charity there is no excess.”

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The quotation that is the title of this post is by Sir Francis Bacon, an English Renaissance statesman and philosopher, best known for his promotion of the scientific method. He also collaborated with the Earl of Sandwich to invent the BLT. (See how easy it is to lie online?) Based on my experiences in donating to two organizations, I would … Read More

More Than Birds

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When I was a kid about age 11, my father helped me build a miniature zoo, which included a small, kidney-shaped concrete pool where I kept baby painted turtles, sliders, and snapping turtles.