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I had a particularly pompous college Literature prof who loved to pontificate. Once he’d made a pronouncement, there was nothing more to be said. The class was aching to see him taken down.
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THERE'S NOTHING STUPID OR SILLY ABOUT THE GAMAL, JUST A DARK WITTY IRISH NOVEL BY TALENTED NEW WRITER
One of the many scourges of society these days, if not the most harrowing, is suicide. It often leaves more questions than answers and despite being seen by some as the cowards way out or a desperate call for help, deep down you know at the heart is a poor soul who just can’t see any solution to their troubles, no matter how much help they get. 1,097 more words
For Banned Books Week, I decided to do something special for my book review on WKAR’s Current State. This time I am taking on the classic… 767 more words
Synopsis: An idyllic snapshot of a boy’s childhood along the banks of the Mississippi River, Twain’s The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is the author’s work that comes closest to his boyhood experiences of growing up in Hannibal in the 1840s. 361 more words
We were invited to participate in their self-delusions and to see through them, to marvel at the mask of masculine competence even as we watched it slip or turn ugly. 111 more words