Essential Americans Anthology

"...There are sorrows to be healed, and mercy, mercy in this world..." (Leonard Cohen)

Apathy is brutal–here is your personal invitation to action

“The reason there is evil in the world is that people are not able to [...]

Black lives, tattered

"The reason there is evil in the world is because people don't get to tell [...]

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The Envelope Is Mightier Than the E-Mail

"Sometimes, the old ways are best." --Eve Moneypenny, "Skyfall" (2012)

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Online writers’ clubbing on Internations

We connected the world. Mission accomplished.

Coronan the Barbarian

"I am the distance you put between all of the moments that we will be." [...]

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Happy World Poetry Day!

Is this going to be a federally recognized holiday yet?

Whatever comes up! Prof. Ron McFarland goes forward to the past

My father was a man who would pull over and read nearly any historical marker [...]

Whatever comes up! Prof. Ron McFarland shares his writing secrets

All writers are 'opportunists,' maybe even 'shameless opportunists.'

The un-bear-able lightness of Elderberry wine

Miryam Howard-Meier's walk in the woods

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Out, damned spot! Georgia Hubley wines about her butler, entry#5

The butler gets called on the carpet

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