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joseph-means's picture
Aug.08.2013
JOIN THE ADVENTURE! Millie and Honey are on another amazing adventure. This time, to the beautiful planet of the blue angels. This adventure is filled with excitment and danger. When Millie shares a dream with Honey, they both wake, knowing that the dream is a call to action. Only swift action and...
moni-schott's picture
Aug.04.2013
It’s not news that humanity has issues, and they run systemically deep. In many ways, humanity has lost a sense of its humanity. But it hit me recently that those issues are being emblazoned onto our children. School football was cancelled this week because it was raining. Now it doesn’t...
bretigne-shaffer's picture
Aug.01.2013
  There's a poster up at the front of the room with a cartoon mouse painting at an easel, and the words "Express Yourself!"  But every time the little boy in glasses starts to ask questions that stray too far from where the teacher is taking the class, his "aide" shushes him.  It's...
annette-talbert's picture
Jul.28.2013
I  attended a wedding this weekend. I haven't been to a wedding in a few years. Remember when you were in your twenties, and it seemed your social calendar was packed with weddings?  I think I spent the first three years post-high school attending one classmate's wedding after another....
mya-speeks's picture
Jul.28.2013
Within these lines   These etchings upon my skin   Lives a record of me A testimony Of who I am   Finite channels   Sacred seams   Revealing   The births The hurts The conversations And the worries   By the lines  Beside my eyes   Within the creases of...
david-henry-sterry's picture
Jul.25.2013
This review just in for my short novel: Mort Morte"Suspenseful, curious, moving, strange, modern, touching, angry, bitter, funny, sarcastic, absurd, pensive, violent, resentful, releasing, brave, exciting, dreamy, dangerous, experimental, honest, iceberg shard coming of age story. ...
mya-speeks's picture
Jul.20.2013
We cringe beneath words of loving kindness Crushing our spirits  beneath their weight of well meaning reminders   Picking us apart    from the flesh to the bone   To the spirit to the soul   Til we are no more   Smacking us with the whip    of innocent...
farzana-versey's picture
Jul.16.2013
Had Edward Snowden exposed the dirt of the Taliban, he would have been standing behind the lectern in New York at the UN hall on Friday, July 12. The contrast, and irony, is stark. A young man is hounded by the government of his country for exposing its sly mechanism, of its covert war...
mya-speeks's picture
Jul.07.2013
No woman sees herself asToo skinnyToo beautifulToo intelligentToo enlightenedToo spiritual She is always trying to be enoughAnd never for herself Always in wantIn searchIn loveOf someone or something else She is looking for ascension To be acceptedAdmiredWantedDesiredEnough for weto be complete A...
mya-speeks's picture
Jul.07.2013
I am a great believer that in life there are no accidents...   Obviously i'm starting to pay attention to this whole life thing much better than I used to Anywhozawhatzit This new series of work “Body Shots…A Love Story?” has begun a life of its own. #Theuniverse has definitely seen something...