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tracy-ewens's picture
Apr.10.2014
She knew she was not getting any younger.  She told herself she needed to go for it, reach for it, take her turn.  Was it her turn?  ...
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dale-estey's picture
Apr.10.2014
The British Army attempts to halt the publication of a book which it commissioned by a Captain within its own ranks. The power of the written word -...
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dr-steve-mcswain's picture
Apr.10.2014
I’ve had it backwards all along. You’ll see. Just stay with me. I have written extensively on the subject of the widespread departure of what...
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robert-earle's picture
Apr.10.2014
The Concience of a Liberal by Paul Krugman plays off the title of Barry Goldwater's The Conscience of a Conservative. Although Krugman's book was...
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steven-robert-travers's picture
Apr.10.2014
A larger-that-life legend meets real life disappointment   After the 1992 season, Larry Smith was out. John Robinson was back in. Bill Walsh...
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Apr.10.2014
Listen to Steve Travers discuss "The Duke" on . . .   http://www.wtad.com/assets/files/podcast/2014/APRIL/MORNING%20MEETING/MM...
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earl-merkel's picture
Apr.10.2014
From our "When They Give You A Lemon, Make Lemonade" -files, a no-doubt-sincere essay that manages to make gun control the central topic of a...
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chris-rodell's picture
Apr.10.2014
(692 words) I wonder if Arnold Palmer’s as nervous about the three-night bio-extravaganza devoted to his life as I am about possibly appearing for...
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earl-merkel's picture
Apr.10.2014
Mother Gaia is not amused... (Photo, at right) Huh: there's a double feature over at the cheap-ticket theater down the block: "An Inconvenient...
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richard-goodman's picture
Apr.10.2014
He's so easy to despise. The way he treated the women in his life. Marianne Moore begins her poem, "Poetry," with, "I, too, dislike it." I can say...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Apr.12.2014
We must be close to a full moon - but I can't be sure. I tried to google it but I failed when I encountered too many charts, various elements,...
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michael-seidel's picture
Apr.12.2014
Four separate dreams answer my memory's call this morning.  All about me, of course.  In a twist from some of my more recent dreams, I am...
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michael-seidel's picture
Apr.12.2014
Man, I'm experiencing such an onslaught of words.  It's a challenge to keep the voices and stories separated. Brainstormed a few more titles for...
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mark-j-janssen's picture
Apr.12.2014
Each day the most difficult and challenging thing we face is change.  Most treacherous of all is when something happens and we are asked to...
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susan-marie-schulhof's picture
Apr.12.2014
Henry David Thoreau said, " Our life is frittered away by detail...Simplify, simplify."       I work full-time; I...
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sarah-cotchaleovitch's picture
Apr.12.2014
Writing Workshop (Photo credit: Wikipedia) A common flaw among many new writers is the idea that criticism is bad, and any corrections made to their...
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robert-siciliano's picture
Apr.12.2014
Here’s what you, the new college grad, can do to clean up and protect your reputation in the online world. These days, it’s crucial for college...
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robert-siciliano's picture
Apr.12.2014
I’m sure you’ve heard the news about Heartbleed by now (unless you’re in vacation wonderland and have taken a tech break). This is a serious...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
Apr.12.2014
April 12     WHIP     I have been to the meeting where they play 'whip', the meeting where the members are gotten in line. ...
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tami-ruth's picture
Apr.12.2014
Dear Saul, Hola! I managed to take on too much. Shocking. Karma’s poor health didn’t help. There must be a proverb, bible verse, or something, 221. I...
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