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Quote of the day, Aug. 29

George Herbert, on books

“Woe be to him that reads but one book.”


Expectations vs Reality

When were first brought to this world, it seemed to lie entirely under our commands. It was free to slave the people around us in order to accomplish what we were unable to. 62 more words


Captain Ahab

On today’s blog, we’re going to be dealing with the contentious captain of the Pequod! The avatar of anger, the bilious badass, the carnage-craving commandant himself…Captain Ahab. 698 more words

Magic The Gathering

FreeWrite Fridays: Distance

The New Orleans Writing Marathon is doing an exercise called FreeWrite Fridays. I did not participate in the marathon, but I did do the weekly writing prompts on their Facebook page.   406 more words

the father of African literature

Most of you know who your father is. Even in broken families his name is known, even though you may have little contact with him. 107 more words