Greener Pastures (Or More About Wild Horses)

In a recent email, I mentioned to my friend Mark something about some changes I was going through.  He was a bit surprised, but offered a nice and succinct response.  Sometimes, he said, to find greener pastures you have to take some chances.

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You know what they say, right?  No risk, reward.

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A life without passion isn’t much of a life at all.

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A number of years ago, I spent a week in the Canyon Lands in Utah with my brother Dan.  We spent the week talking, hiking, smoking pot, and reading.  I read Pictures from Brueghel and Other Poems, by William Carlos Williams.  It’s been one of my favorite books since.  In Asphodel, That Greeny Flower (quoted ad nauseam on these pages):

If no one came to try it
the world
would be the loser

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Greener pastures.

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My life is becoming new again.

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