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A Little Less Conversation

This is a re-post of Rob Turner’s compelling post in the Oct/Nov issue of Sactown Magazine.

When I moved back home to Sacramento in 2004 after a decade in New York City, I could hardly believe all of the exciting projects that were on the drawing board for my hometown. 1,854 more words

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Wish you were here

By: Christopher P. Winner/The American

India should colonize Mars. The world is distracted. There’s ISIS and the headless, Ukraine and the dead, Ebola and the sick. 531 more words

INTERNATIONAL

Drawings of Wildflowers (Namaqualand)

I made a number of drawings of wildflowers at Papkuilsfontein using a dipping pen some years ago. This year I found the notebook and decided to colour them with watercolor. 102 more words

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Are you awake? MOM BAKES BATCH OF VAGINA COOKIES FOR SECOND GRADERS, ACTS THE COMPLETE FOOL WHEN TEACHER REFUSES TO SERVE THEM

By Jazmine Denise Rogers/Madame Noire.com

One mom is on the fast track to becoming an Internet sensation after her attempt to teach her child’s second grade class about the female anatomy failed miserably. 320 more words

Just Sayin

On Raqqa

I made a mistake. I had been thinking about the confused and confusing situation in the Middle East, and about in particular a Kurdish man called Mahmoud whom we met in Turkey, and who had said with some bitterness that people (us) talk about “The Middle East” as if it were some sort of abstraction on a map on a screen. 1,564 more words

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The Parking Adventure that is the City Core

Just a heads up…I’ll be asking for feedback on this one.

There may be nothing at the corner of 28th and J more asinine than getting a $52.50 parking ticket for having your car sit too long in front of your place of work. 55 more words

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Readers answer the question: How has Ipswich changed?

I posted the following question to the I Love Ipswich and I Grew Up in Ipswich Facebook groups. The answers are pouring in. Additional comments can be posted at the end of this page. 2,203 more words

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