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What If She Is

You can no longer predict her future

Or tell her to forget her past.

What if this one little thing that you did

Was what she remembered last? 228 more words

Poetry

On Veterans Day 2014 It Comes Down to Role Models


My father-in-law, an 90-year-old WWII Veteran has his own outlook in life that we could all study and learn from. He loves attending my 12-year olds son Dante’s flag football games. 387 more words

NEW HAMPSHIRE "Live Free Or Die."

from Going After Cacciato (2) by Tim O'Brien

They did not know even the simple things: a sense of victory, or satisfaction, or neccesary sacrifice. They did not know the feeling of taking a place and keeping it, securing a village and then raising the flag and calling it a victory. 262 more words

Quotations

Twist of Fate

It’s a heavy twist of fate

With a little magic on the side

We’d like to stay we stayed in the middle

But honestly, we never even tried. 228 more words

Poetry

from Going After Cacciato by Tim O'Brien

Oscar Johnson refused to back off from a claim that he was born and raised in center-city Detroit, where, he said, he first learned the principles of human diplomacy. 56 more words

Quotations

From the Archive: Franny and Zooey

Name: Franny and Zooey

Author: J.D. Salinger

Series: n/a

Released: 2010

Publisher: Penguin Books

Format: Paperback

Pages: 206

Source: Borrowed

Franny and Zooey: A Clueless Review on a Clever Book… 978 more words

Standalone

The Visionist by Rachel Urquhart

View: I have always been fascinated with Shaker culture and the thought of abandoned children being brought into a community of adults to live in a completely new way has an unique appeal to me. 122 more words