The Quibbler and The Street Juggler
The Quibler And The Street Juggler | erasmus cromwell smith

The Quibbler and The Street Juggler

Standing by the corner under the broken street lamp, on a dusky, foggy & misty night, The Quibbler does what he always does, he mumbles & grumbles, rambles and tumbles his thoughts & words about anyone and anything.

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Life, Character, and Virtue
Life, Character And Virtue | erasmus cromwell smith

Life, Character, and Virtue

One’s character is our calling card to life, as well as, the legacy our wake leaves behind. Our character defines not who we think we are, much less what we pretend to be, but who we really are, deep, deep, inside.

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Animo, Animus, Anima
Animo, Anima, Animus | Erasmus Cromwell-Smith

Animo, Animus, Anima

Animo, Animus, Anima, what does it matter? They are all one of the same. Surprised? Colloquially speaking, animus is strictly associated with animosity and all of those deeply rooted ill feelings. But there couldn’t be a more blatant example of misusing a very profound word than this!

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Small Sacrifices
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Small Sacrifices

Sometimes life presents us with seemingly impossible tasks and insurmountable challenges, so demanding, that we don’t really know where to begin, much less if we can respond or live up to them, or even if we will be able to hold on to the very end.

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Of Fate And Fairy Tales
Of Fate And Fairy Tales

Of Fate And Fairy Tales

Where does a fairy tale begin? How does it start? How is it created ? Where can we find one? And once we do, how do we turn it on? When is it that our life’s pages, shine and sparkle in all their splendor, and our hearts are suddenly filled with magical dreams of reciprocal love?

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Gratitude
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Gratitude

The most important forms of Gratitude are either celestial or existential in nature. Enough has been professed and predicated, describing Gratitude. Yet, its essence does not lie in the WHAT IS IT?

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The Land of The Happy People
The Land Of The Happy People

The Land of The Happy People

Once upon a time, in a land not so far from heaven, there were quite a few happy people, but many other angry ones. And as they were more in numbers, happiness was usually overcome by anger, And this gave way to another awkward problem; The majority was used to have their way, hence, the happier the people got, the angrier the others became.

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What an Amazing Day This Is!
What Amazing This Is!

What an Amazing Day This Is!

Today, I awoke on the surface of Mars, surrounded by a landscape of intense shades of red and rusty dust. I am engulfed by rocks and sand that soon transform into monotony that appears as spiritless as butterscotch caramel.

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Geniality
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Geniality

If we are content to oversimplify what Geniality is, limiting ourselves to mean it as something simply cordial, affable, congenial, gracious, sociable, cheerful and kindly; We rob the uniqueness and outstanding aspects of its application.

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