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michael-seidel's picture
Mar.01.2014
They've been doing more studies about dreaming or more correctly, why some people remember more dreams.  Whether those people actually dream more isn't uncertain. I'm one that remembers more dreams.  Last night's final remembered dream was about me and my wife being somewhere that struck...
farzana-versey's picture
Jan.24.2014
I-Ching. Tarot. Numbers. Chinese Year. Lunar Sign. Star sign. Sun sign. We discover so much about ourselves, and almost nothing at all.  The other day I felt like a tarot reading. Felt like means I had no clue about how to deal with certain things. Pick three cards, said the virtual reader. I did...
susan-marie-schulhof's picture
Dec.18.2013
                                       There can only be a first time for everything once. You can only turn one years old once. You can only live your childhood once. You can only...
bob-mustin's picture
Dec.07.2013
Visiting Tom: A Man, A Highway, andThe Road To Roughneck Grace, by Michael Perry   There’s a lot to say about this book, and I don’t think I can say it all in a blog post. First, the serendipity: some 6-7 years ago, when I was doing a lot of driving for various reasons, the missus gave me a...
susan-marie-schulhof's picture
Dec.03.2013
                                               "We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present."...
dale-estey's picture
Oct.19.2013
Here is a list of novels which predicted aspects of the future with a fair degree of accuracy. I won't quibble with the selection, though perhaps a couple are a tad narrow. However, one author who significantly predicted (and depicted) the future is missing.   That author is Franz Kafka. With...
farzana-versey's picture
Oct.04.2013
Can a novelist predict events or does he assume by relying on common sense? Tom Clancy's obituary pieces, while paying a tribute to his hugely popular espionage genre, have invariably mentioned his 'predictions'. He had believed so himself when he stated, “I hang my hat on getting as many things...
andrew-q-lam's picture
Sep.16.2013
The Palmist PlaylistPlayDownload Share Andrew Lam reads "The Palmist" from his award-winning story collection, Birds of Paradise Lost. We aired an excerpt of the story. Listen to the complete audio file below.    For full length listen here: http://www.thestory.org/...
ike-ikokwu's picture
Sep.11.2013
Nothing solidifies a relationship more than trust. It’s been said that if you’re able to say you have one best friend you can trust with your life, you’re in pretty good shape. If you find a car guy you can trust, he’s your car guy for life. And as far as romance, if you don’t have trust...
ike-ikokwu's picture
Sep.11.2013
Nothing solidifies a relationship more than trust. It’s been said that if you’re able to say you have one best friend you can trust with your life, you’re in pretty good shape. If you find a car guy you can trust, he’s your car guy for life. And as far as romance, if you don’t have trust...