Written by Peg Cage

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  • On the Eve of the 2012 Election - Cage's Corner

    Do you feel it?  There’s a groundswell of hope as bright as a severe clear November sky.  As the trees change colors and prepare for their winter’s rest, and the ground is blessed with moisture that gives life to the season’s last blooms,

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  • On the Cusp of a New Normal - Cage's Corner

    Each day, we awake expecting things to be the same as they were the night before.  That's normal.  But things are always changing - darkness gives way to light, people get older, and each person's current situation changes.  We

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  • New Year, New GOP Video Revisited - Cage's Corner

    A video taken in January of 2012 at the Longmont Republican Women’s “New Year, New GOP” event has recently become a topic of discussion on some of Colorado’s KLZ 560 AM talk shows. 

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  • My Post-election Ponderings - Cage's Corner

    I apologized to my children.  We had what may have been our one final chance to peacefully elect a president who might have slowed the rush to Socialism, and we blew it.

    I’ve had some time now to converse with people I know and to have

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  • Message on Declaration of Independence & a Cage's Corner Re-Run - Cage's Corner

    Message from the Director
    U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

    The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States are the two most important, and enduring documents in our

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  • Memorial Day Material - Cage's Corner

    This Memorial Day found me in the home that my Dad and his lovely wife share.  Dad and Mom lived here together for many years before Mom’s death from cancer in 2008.  Many things in the home are just the way Mom left them, thanks to the

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  • Lessons from Home Schooling - Cage's Corner

    Eighteen years ago, I called my mother to let her know that we had pulled our daughter out of her private school and planned to start home-schooling her.

    “No!” was her reply.  I wasn’t smart enough.  I should let the experts educate

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  • In Prison - Cage's Corner

    I’m writing this from prison.  My crime was my silence.  The long, narrow room has dirty concrete floors and once-white walls, marred with the fingerprints of many of the thousands of people who were here before me.  Seven unmatched

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  • An Old Declaration - Cage's Corner

    Look what I found!  Quoted below, un-edited, is an old document that eloquently cuts to the heart of the principles of freedom, the assaults against it, and the steps that must be taken to revive it.  I hope you’ll take the time to read it;

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  • A Lesson on Freedom - Cage's Corner

    A re-run "Cage's Corner" from Saturday, May 21, 2011

    It’s 4:30 in the morning and there’s a line from a song repeating in my head.  It’s the simple phrase “Wake up to reality”.

    In the past two days, Don and I have been to 3

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  • A Fast, Hard Left Turn - Cage's Corner

    "OhGod!OhGod!OhGod!OhGod!OhGod!OhGod!OhGod!"

    It wasn't much of a prayer, but apparently, it worked.  She skidded to a stop, stood up and brushed at her jeans - while the boys in the small truck she had just fallen out of completed the

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