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The Bad Characters of Bernal Heights

Some question the necessity of La Lengua demanding autonomy from Bernal Heights. This article from the 1884 Daily Alta California should prove the need of our independence (if only because of the keg): 598 more words

Historical

Late Leskov against the censors

Boris Bukhshtab:

It was possible for Leskov to create a shield against censorship through the special genre of “skaz” that he cultivated. This genre is marked by the failure of the views and opinions of the narrator and those of the author behind him to coincide.

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Russian Literature

A-Z Challenge for writers...O is for...Roy Orbison

This really was a challenge. It was a choice between this or One O’clock Friday. As I started typing the blog for “One O’Clock Friday,” I realized how silly it sounded. 301 more words

Excerpt from Glimpses of Fayetteville's Past

My  new book, Glimpses of Fayetteville’s Past,
features five articles I researched and wrote between 2003 and 2010. These were initially published by the Washington County Historical Society’s quarterly journal, … 363 more words

WILD WEST - UTAH MERCANTILE (1885)

Welcome to the American Photo Colorizing.com photo blog. We colorize black & white photos for museums, educators, media . . . and families like yours. 100 more words

Now why did I buy that?

I had just finished a quick project (I’ll show you that in a second) and had gone to my pile of future projects that I have neatly cued up in order of deadlines.   384 more words

Completed Projects

Take a Peek!

I definitely enjoy Sunday morning. I get a very early start, do a bit of writing, check in with friends online, and make the rounds of my fellow “Sneak Peek Sunday” authors’ blogs. 450 more words

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