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Reading Boring Writing is No Fun At All

By: Ebonye Gussine Wilkins

As you all know, I love to read. I can’t remember a time when I didn’t know how to read. I love sharing reading with everyone I know. 247 more words


Power in a Prayer

Soon after I returned from Arizona, I had the opportunity to attend a ceremony hosted by the City of Napa. The city mothers and fathers of Napa, in all their materialistic wisdom, had allowed a foreign airline company to build condominiums next to land that was well-known to be an ancient burial ground. 504 more words

Creative Non-fiction

Six Word Memoirs. Reflecting on the Year That Was

In 2014

I worked hard for my sanity.

I rescued words from deep ends.

I travelled, got unravelled, travelled again.

Chased my roots, roots chased me. 50 more words


Braggadociao and Lamentations

The semester is finally well and truly over for me.  That is, grades are in, and barring hacking or some last minute collapse of either judgement or the cyberverse, what I’ve earned is locked in the immutable annals of Penn State’s four’ by six’ humanities cabinet.  207 more words

zip zilch nada

i’d been staying at the line hotel in l.a.’s koreatown for weeks. nice place and a newly remodeled room with a view of the hills. i knew the manager from my army days. 1,203 more words

Creative Non-fiction

Last Call for entries! Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest - Winter 2014 - 2015

The Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest is open to anyone who loves expressing innermost thoughts and feelings into the beautiful literary art of poetry or writing a story that is worth telling everyone! 245 more words

Fiction Contests

Lectio Divina Pt.1

     When you are in a Philosophy class, or a Religion class the notes you have to take can seem quite tedious. So when I would take notes, I would dissect the lessons to not only better understand it in my own way, but to try better feel what the author was trying to get across. 568 more words