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A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell As Sweet

These are old-timey roses and really don’t smell that sweet, or not that much, from the start.  I’ve always preferred these over the more hybridized, new variations.   100 more words

Azure skies

In a previous life I lived in and worked for Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park. Thousands of people visited Big Sur every month during the summer, but I think most of them didn’t know why they were visiting. 262 more words

Adobe

Another day on our trip by Barbara Edwards

Tried the steak at the Texan Steakhouse in Amarillo last night. What a great place to stop. Stuffed heads hang from the walls, the servers are dressed… 435 more words

Barbara Edwards,

Don't Insist on English

…by Patricia Ryan, autho from Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA

“In her talk, longtime English teacher Patricia Ryan asks a provocative question: Is the world’s focus on English preventing the spread of great ideas in other languages? 49 more words

Culture

What It’s Like to Spend 20 Years Listening to Psychopaths for Science

For WIRED, Greg Miller writes: Ted Bundy, shown here in 1978, unwittingly had a role in sparking Kent Kiehl’s interest in psychopaths. Photo: Donn Dughi/Bettmann/CORBIS… 368 more words

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