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Delightful Children's Literature- L. Frank Baum's Thoughts

For L. Frank Baum, children’s literature should aim to delight, not instruct. Consider his original 1900 introduction to The Wonderful Wizard of Oz:

Folklore, legends, myths and fairy tales have followed childhood through the ages, for every healthy youngster has a wholesome and instinctive love for stories fantastic, marvelous and manifestly unreal.

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Encountering Conflict

It was a time when I was questioning everything. Arguing about everything, internally at least. Every decision I made, I would run over the pros and cons in my head until I was convinced I was going mad. 428 more words

Fun Fairy Tales for Kids

Fun Fairy Tales for Kids
Tim the Magic Tree Limb is a set of short illustrated stories for kids on morals including: friendship, respect, kindness, family, acceptance of others and helping one another with a background setting of the Australian Bush. 92 more words

Now the Good News!

My signature is now on the dotted line for a one year lease for a house! AND I got a job! All in one day! Lets just say Monday was a very good day for me. 203 more words


A short history of selfies and the strange Sufi poetry analogy.

Selfies are pictures taken of oneself by oneself and thus thrice self concerned even if not centered are selfish in nature hence their name.
[ The above sentence contains a recursive pun in its numeral expression; don’t hesitate to re-read it until that surfaces. 1,356 more words


A packet a day

The ciggerette is an escape
From sins pecking at the gate
From a mothers hate
From innocence for innocence sake

It is painful and addictive… 34 more words


Unintelligent Argument #2 - The Biggest Butts in the World

It should come as no surprise that in today’s culture chivalry has flown the way of the Dodo bird. In the past men would live by a stricter code of honor centered on protecting the female gender and their offspring and putting their needs before their own. 862 more words

Unintelligent Arguments - The Series