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Jan.27.2012 - 10:28 pm
Dorothy and The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
When I was a child Lewis Carroll ‘s Alice in Wonderland (1865) and L. Frank Baum’s Wizard of Oz (1908) enthralled. These classics told stories of two girls’ travel outside of...
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Nov.18.2011 - 7:36 pm
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Love is the primal force in the universe. Love is encapsulated in relationships. These may be parent and child, brother and sister, friends, human and animal, male couples, female...
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Sep.30.2011 - 4:37 pm
Osama Bin Laden watching himself.
As a writer and cultural historian, I am an obsessive collector of images, ancient and modern. My Mac contains a database of well over 10,000 images. I am fascinated by photos of...
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May.07.2011 - 5:13 pm
Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) : Praying Hands (1508)
Pepe Romero, arguably the world’s greatest living classical guitarist, often says that the only great music is that performed for free. Spontaneous acts of love and charity embody...
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Comments from Carol

May.09.2011 - 9:18 am
In response to: Belva Davis in Conversation with Deborah Santana
Dear Deborah, Thank you for this inspiring video that hit so close to home. Cannot wait to read Space Between the Stars...
Apr.23.2011 - 7:06 am
In response to: Marie Madeleine: Fille du Roi
This story is better and more moving and immediate than any " blood line'' stories I have read invoicing the...
Apr.22.2011 - 1:41 pm
In response to: MUSINGS ON DEATH, TAXES, THE DALI LAMA AND BUD FARMER
Carol Aldenhoven McKay Author: Blood and Silk: The Hidden Love Story of Mary Magdalene and Jesus of Nazareth Friesen...