where the writers are

death and taxes blog

All of us, at some time in our lives, will be alone.  Will have to face a situation of disadvantage or even danger with no friends, no help, no support.  We can only hope that the situation i

The UNITY Pendant
skincancertax.jpg

Two things are certain he said: Death and Taxes.

When I moved to New Zealand in 1994, it was with the full knowledge that my dog, a German Shepherd called Ari, would have to go into quarantine for six months before she would be allowed into the c

"In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." Most of us already know that Benjamin Franklin made this statement in The Works of Benjamin Fr

Death and Taxes are inevitable. For some of us. Those of us who live in the real world.

What if death was only relevant to the extent we actually existed in the first place?  Perhaps taxes just give us another sensation of being alive.   

Every year at tax time
we necessarily fight.
"Why is this paper
missing from its file?"

Ben Franklin must have not read his Bible very well.  It says that at some point in the future  "Death will be no more" Revelation 21:4.  As for taxes, I don't think we can get away witho

"IN THIS WORLD, NOTHING CAN BE SAID TO BE  CERTAIN, EXCEPT DEATH AND TAXES" - Benjamin Franklin.