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Sitting on the rocks by Lago di Garda, my 10 year old son tried to find his inner peace. I think he really needs to dig deeper :-). 14 more words


White Noise (draft)

My brain was full of white noise
A cacophony of chaos with no escape
I could not find any peace
Even in the darkness of sleep… 54 more words


ainsleypaul reblogged this on shortstorynorth and commented:

Very uncertain about this poem - hence regarded as a draft.

Kupchella finds nirvana up north -- how about you?

BringMeTheNews founder Rick Kupchella is the hardest working guy we know. This weekend, he’s actually kicking back and soaking up summer’s swan song in beautiful northern Minnesota. 191 more words


Video: Rusty at the Fair, Day 11 -- Take to the sky

Veteran Twin Cities journalist Rusty Gatenby is bringing his unique perspectives on this year’s Minnesota State Fair to BringMeTheNews readers. Check back daily for video updates. 59 more words


How did Labor Day get to be Labor Day?

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN 6) — Labor Day is more than just a three-day holiday, although that’s kind of what early proponents had in mind.

The first state to pass a law recognizing Labor Day was Oregon, on Feb. 355 more words


Record-breaking crowd, the biggest ever, at State Fair Saturday

Many people who went to the Minnesota State Fair on Saturday said it was the most crowded they’d ever seen it. Turns out they were right. 233 more words


The Smoker

The Smoker

The smoker wasn’t anything special. In Texas, however, a side box smoker is the one thing every back porch needs. Without it the porch is just a concrete slab. 562 more words

Republic Of Texas