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yvonne-navarro's picture
Mar.06.2011
It's a beautiful Sunday in southern Arizona, and I'm feeling like a free woman.  Well... almost.  I'm free in the sense that (a) it's Sunday, and (b...
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yvonne-navarro's picture
Apr.26.2011
Yes, it's the night before we leave for World Horror 2011 in Austin, Texas.  No, I'm not finished packing.  Yes, I still have to wash my hair.  Yes,...
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yvonne-navarro's picture
May.24.2011
My husband and partner-in-crime, author Weston Ochse, was supposed to accompany me to Phoenix ComiCon this weekend.  Uncle Sam, however, pointed his...
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yvonne-navarro's picture
Jul.16.2011
A contest as a form of self-punishment.  'nuff said.  http://tinyurl.com/69sxakx
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yvonne-navarro's picture
Nov.19.2011
An interview of Yours Truly (me) -- http://rowena-cory-daniells.com/2011/11/19/meet-yvonne-navarro/ -- done by the talented, best-selling Rowena Cory...
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abigail-j-carter's picture
Nov.13.2008
My sprained ankle, although more or less healed now has taken on new importance. A couple of weeks after I did my ankle, my friend Michael sprained...
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abigail-j-carter's picture
Mar.20.2009
Like pretty much everyone, I have taken some hard knocks in my financial life and on Friday I had to make the dire decision to liquidate all of my...
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tito-perdue's picture
Sep.28.2009
Oh, good.  We read that the president’s proposed health care bill will require every American subject to buy health insurance, and never mind whether...
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tito-perdue's picture
Oct.25.2009
The jury may still be out on Iraq and Iran, on Brittany’s hairstyle and global warming, but by now we have a clear-cut verdict on the issue of...
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persia-walker's picture
Apr.27.2009
As part of a recent book store appearance at Rowan University, a student reporter for the campus newspaper interviewed me. Most of the questions were...
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leah-griffith's picture
Jan.18.2010
For years I’ve basked in the sunshine of health insurance prosperity; running to the doctor for minor rashes and potential colds. But now that I have...
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yolande-barial's picture
Apr.27.2010
Did I tell you I have great kids!  (smile) Well they are great; however, they can really work a sistah's nerves. That sistah would be me. And they...
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yolande-barial's picture
Feb.16.2011
When I was 39 I was in a marriage that was headed for divorce, a mother of 2 sons, 6 and 3 year-olds and pregnant with a daughter. I was working a 40...
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yolande-barial's picture
Oct.29.2011
Halloween falls on October 31st every year and regardless if the day is Monday or Thursday or Sunday that is the day the kids go out trick or...
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yolande-barial's picture
Nov.27.2011
I looked forward to this day weekly. It is my time when I go to God's house and give praise. This Sunday I did not go to God's house. I spent the...
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yolande-barial's picture
Jun.14.2012
Like everyone else I heard the news report about this preacher being arrested for hitting his daughter. Before I had even read a thing about it,...
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melinda-marchiano's picture
Aug.27.2010
My brother, Dean, is 19 today. He’s getting ready to go back to Westmont College this weekend. I have loved having him home for the summer!!!!! When...
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sabine-broeck's picture
Jun.17.2010
Dear Toni Morrison: Red Room has empowered me. One question I have always wanted to ask you is how many papers of students you have been shown, or...
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sabine-broeck's picture
Jun.17.2010
Red Room has empowered me. One question I have always wanted to ask you is how many papers of students you have been shown, or have happened to see...
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elisa-rodgers's picture
Mar.03.2010
  I welcome any suggestions, constructive critiquing, and comments on this piece.  It's haunting me a bit. Thank you so much.    The Ring...
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