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fran-johns's picture
May.06.2009
Hal is down to about 80 pounds, blind, bedridden, unable to feed himself, incontinent for the past six years and in a VA hospice. There he receives good care and dozens of daily meds that keep him alive. At the request of a friend of his, I visited him recently to talk about his options. They are,...
maxine-hong-kingston's picture
Feb.23.2009
I'd like to announce an evening at La Peña that will feature the Veterans of War Veterans of Peace I've been working with: Reclaiming Norooz, Reflections of Rebirth and Survival from the Clutches of WarMarch 20th, 8:00 pm  at La Peña Cultural Center, 3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley.  $10-12 tickets...
vicki-nikolaidis's picture
Dec.29.2008
Movie Review   Missing in America       Growing up is so hard under the best conditions, learning to walk, finding our balance as our bodies grow overnight into a different size,  finding friends, finding a niche in school society for twelve long years and, the list can go on with other obstacles...
andrea-alban-gosline's picture
Nov.25.2008
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.—Melodie Beatty Today I will develop an attitude of gratitude. I reflect on how many people make contributions to my good life. I name and thank—either in person or silently— all the people I know, and see, who do work I am grateful for. I especially take time...
micheal-stinson's picture
Oct.20.2008
Here's an excerpt from THE JESUS BOLT: It Slices, It Dices, No Kitchen Should Be Without One At any given time every morning there are no less than five choppers in a cluster all running at once with people at the controls who are not quite awake. Working with craft such as these, there’s one...
lisa-solod's picture
Oct.02.2008
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lisa-solod-warren/veterans-texas-rep-chet-e_b_130912.html   Democratic Congressman Chet Edwards, who was on Barack Obama's vice presidential shortlist, spoke along with four veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars Tuesday evening at an event at Mary Baldwin...
roscoe-herring's picture
Sep.15.2008
About a month or so ago (8/2008), GM announced that retirees would be losing their insurance coverages beginning at age 65. I'd like to share something that I discovered through a gentleman who just happened to come through the department that I work in on my part time job. He was simply passing...