Modeline Nicholas Longjohn

Author. Writer. Scientist. Scicomm enthusiast. Ideas Consultant. Entrepreneur.


Midnight ranting 107#: Rainbows after the rain

So it’s nearly midnight And I will just rant on for tonight So this gal has been living…..with the new flair I caught And I got a few knocks here and then But it’s all good Why? Such is life Even when the flood gates open wide and I go on and on for hours I stop, and just wonder Nothing is permanent, esp not the bad things The fact that there are tears…means there will be laughter The fact that there is pain, means there will be gain The fact there is emptiness means there wi

Midnight Rantings: Joyful, with a million reasons to be sad

I know it’s not midnight yet, but I will pretend it’s midnight and rant on So I have been wondering today, all day actually I want to scream…and yell At no one in particular Perhaps because I have done enough crying to last me a long time Oh, and I want to cry out laugh And maybe laugh out loud later But Is it ok to cry, cry and cry? Because I have done that in abundance… So question: How does one say grateful and joyful when there is plenty to be sad about? But then again…th