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Biographies Real and Imagined

April 16, 2014 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a biography for a character, alter-ego or you.

Christmas Present by Paula Moyer… 1,274 more words


William Henry Barker (1853-1929)

I added a new page on William Henry Barker. He was a salmon cannery executive who lived at 1846 Haro Street in 1908.


The Accidental Prime Minister: The Making and Unmaking of Manmohan Singh

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Publication Date: 11 April 2014

In 2004 Sanjaya Baru left a successful career as chief editor of the Financial Express to join Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as his media adviser in UPA 1. 255 more words


Review of "Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years" by Carl Sandburg

Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years” is a two-volume biography of Lincoln’s early life written by Carl Sandburg and published in 1926. Sandburg, like Lincoln, was a son of the Illinois prairie and he harbored a lifelong fascination with the sixteenth president. 764 more words


Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

Very Good. I’m a little biased because I have young children and Marry Poppins is very popular in my house, but I enjoyed this movie very much. 143 more words


What Does Your Bio Say About You?

          Bios are funny things aren’t they? Our world is full of them, from D-list celebrities and people who haven’t lived long enough to have substantial material for a full book, to everyone with a social media account. 786 more words

John Henry Browne (1882-1920)

I added a new page on John Henry Browne. He was a cashier and accountant for Evans, Coleman and Evans, a cement and fuel supplier. 7 more words