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A Life Beyond Imaginings; Whispers From God

Mar.01.2008

 Book Passages at 7:00 PM April 7, 2008

 A documentary Peace-Kids; The China Trip, as recounted in my newly titled book A Life Beyond Imaginings: Whispers from God, will be shown. The documentary, seen on PBS, has been edited from one hour to thirty minutes for this viewing. Children are invited to bring mail to this event regarding their concerns and actions about global warming. In April, 2008 Children As The Peacemakers will launch Peace 2 The Planet, a contest for kids ages nine to thirteen. Information will be on our web site on March 15, 2008 Peace-kids.org

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Nov.17.2013 - 2:56 pm
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Shortly after my eighth birthday on December 26th, 1936, I learned what it was to have a lump in your throat. My birthday hadn’t been an occasion for celebration. It never was....
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Writing about work is Work as is trying to write with a big furry gray cat sitting on my lap. Writing is hard enough in any case. This fearful little animal clings to me like a...
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My mother, Mama, is an important character in Peeing On Hot Coals. For all her sternness and religiosity, she nevertheless, was a writer and poet. Even with a huge brood of...
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(Originally posted on Facebook, July 10th, 2013.) After the Palace Hotel graciously tossed the cannabis smokers out of the connecting room (sorry darlin’ if you had trouble...
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Jennifer, You never cease to amaze me with the depth of your knowledge, your humor, your kindness and your terrific...
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Thank you, Dolores.
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Rosy! Thank you for taking the time to write to me. It's so good to hear from you.  Somehow, those old hymns speak...
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Thank you so much for your kind words about my writing. I've loved writing about my turbulant childhood in Oklahoma...
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Jennifer, I haven't blogged in such a long time that I've lost touch with my Red Room friends. It's good to "see" you...

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Whispers From God
Published by San Francisco Chronicle
Pat Montandon packs 'em in at Litquake event Surprisingly, on a rather cold Monday night, the queue outside the Swedish American Hall for Litquake's Porch Light storytelling event...