The Courage to continue

Mais oui … continue Now how may we continue To inspire Tao within you Blessed you try Best do I Daily vows recontinue Alan Grace 17 September 2018 Previous version (which version do you prefer?): Mais oui … continue Now how may we continue To inspire posts within you Blessed you try Best do I…

U-AARDVARK2 Daily Prompt Community: The journey continues

True or False: Do U need a clue? In U-AARDVARK2 The U needs a clue Umbrella or United for Maybe we see it’s true The U is for U Maybe we will learn The U is for U-turn? Please track other posts too In the pingback menu May my good turn Help you discern The…

COVID-19: Summer Daze ~~Introduction~~

Summer Daze Foreign virus exchange Our new normal is strange The halcyon Days don’t begin COVID’s made a great change Alan Grace 29 May 2020 COVID-19 has changed the world. This online ebook documents my journey and my attempts to use simple mathematics (that hopefully a good high school student may be able to follow)…

COVID-19 cases reach 2,000,000; 125,000+ deaths; almost 485,000 recovered. How about NZ?

On April 15, 2020, 05:10 GMT: Coronavirus Cases: 2,000,065 Deaths: 126,754 Recovered: 484,597 NZ Coronavirus Cases: 1,386 NZ Deaths: 9 Graphs – Countries – Death Rate – Incubation –Symptoms – News view by country New Zealand continues to be very lucky. The curve has now flattened. However the number of deaths since last Thursday (when we only had one death) is concerning. NZ now…

COVID-19: Proof that 5 April was NZ COVID-19 midpoint. NZ should not come out of Level 4 Lockdown for 4 extra weeks!

The graph below is visual “proof” that New Zealand case numbers reached the midpoint on 5 April! =========================================================================== Update: For my conclusions at the Lockdown midpoint (posted on 9 April), please see: https://aaamazingphoenix.wordpress.com/2020/04/09/nz-covid-19-conclusions-at-initial-lockdown-midpoint-nz-should-stay-at-level-4-lockdown-for-an-extra-4-weeks/ =========================================================================== We conclude that Level 4 Lockdown should continue until at least 14 May even if the peak/midpoint may be earlier than…

COVID-19 NZ: How many cases and deaths may we expect?

We look at the number of cases and deaths for New Zealand, Australia, and Norway to estimate the possible total number of cases and deaths in New Zealand. ================================================================== Update: Proof that 5 April was NZ COVID-19 midpoint. NZ should not come out of Level 4 Lockdown for 4 extra weeks! See: https://aaamazingphoenix.wordpress.com/2020/04/07/covid-19-nz-ii-how-many-cases-and-deaths-may-we-expect-when-should-nz-come-out-of-level-4-lockdown/ ================================================================== In…

Bye for now. 600th post- Don’t sit on the fence II

Don’t sit on the fence II No laws prompt flaws in my defence Because mostly it’s common sense Lord say that I should Pause posts not for good Sorry, pray not to cause offense Alan Grace 31 July 2018 Apology Poetry   This is my 600th post (including reblogs) since I started blogging last June….

Thoughts about prompts

Thoughts about prompts For me conclusive thoughts are elusive Or each two mutually exclusive Sure WordPress stole Your heart your soul More abusive views wholly intrusive Alan Grace 25 July 2018 Elusive Other poems with this prompt (make sure you look at the member poems): Poetry It is now over two months since WordPress announced…

Is support for this Daily Prompt site an empty gesture?

Please aim to try harder Do not exempt or tempt me I am running more empty War game is not drawn For I’m not lame pawn Let a better attempt see Alan Grace 21 June 2018 Jun 22 Empty Is support for this Daily Prompt site an empty gesture? Thank you for showing support for…

Alan’s Ark: Help; Guidelines; More Daily Prompts

Remember to read the list of prompt suggestions and guidelines further down this page 🙂 Daily Prompts are now updated automatically every day. See: https://guestdailyposts.wordpress.com/2018/11/20/do-you-need-resources-for-your-posts-daily-prompts-automatically-updated-each-day-or-type-in-your-own-keyword/ You may like to view a slideshow of random posts (quicker version). Random post: You can also see a random post in the RANDOM POST menu or in the SIDEBAR…

Facebook users betrayed

Facebook users betrayed Is this charade of decade For Facebook no accolade Access not a good look To data on Facebook Users dismayed feel betrayed Alan Grace 31 March 2018 Daily prompt: Betrayed Cambridge Analytica reportedly still hasn’t deleted Facebook user data

No ALL CAPS

No ALL CAPS I had a bad premonition About the sad imposition Of ALL CAPS in menus The saga continues WordPress please be a magician Alan Grace 28 February 2018 Daily prompt: Premonition Imagination

ReBlog lost

I have had to “manually” Reblog the great poem below. It is sad that the ReBlog button has disappeared. Please have the courage to comment about this. Please WordPress, permit the return of the Reblog button. Permission denied February 5, 2018 ~ Megha’s World Frozen and numb to the core sitting and gazing at the…

Silence (A reverse poem)

Silence (A reverse poem) I am part of this disadvantaged world And I refuse to believe that This will all change I believe this may not be possible presently “Gender, Race, Culture makes one equal” Is a lie and so now is

Withered hands

withered hands beauty in withered hands soul shines in wrinkled skin lines and folds a lifetime unfolds a man a woman aged and gray a heart full of memories many stories of old whisper in weathered faces spirit soft in silver patina not loud in vivid shades a shadow across life’s path a mystery dwells…

The last thing I need!

My pulse is speeding My heart is bleeding I am not needing “Continue reading” Continue

Evaluation of the WordPress Highwind Theme

This hosted WordPress blog aaamazingsite.wordpress.com uses the free Highwind theme (sadly now retired I see; this probably means you cannot use this theme now). View the Demo. On this page we will evaluate this theme according to my criteria (also at the bottom of this page). I have been using WordPress with this theme for almost…

Neighbourly and social media

I do not have a great deal of interest in social media. My Facebook page is seldom updated and neither is my LinkedIn page. I have no interest in tweeting (Twitter) or most other social media websites. The exceptions are Neighbourly (see below under ‘Continue Reading’), and recently WordPress (here!). Why I do not recommend Neighbourly Update about…