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I Will Follow Him

Oh, my friend, it’s not what they take away from you that counts. It’s what you do with what you have left. 

 

     ~Hubert Humphrey

 

I will praise you with an upright heart… 537 more words

Poetry, Original Writing, Devotional, Inspirational

The White Stone, by Carlo Coccioli

More than 50 years ago, I was fascinated by Carlo Coccioli’s earlier novel, Manuel the Mexican. I enjoyed it both for its impressionistic style and for its portrayal of the Mexican culture, but mainly for its interesting confluence of the Aztec and Christian religions. 1,566 more words

Literary Reviews

Russian nostalgia

Those sushki (russian tea breads) aren’t like the rest in Russia. It’s anniversary GULAG edition, a must-chew for each true patriot of eternal commieland!

The label says: 102 more words

Russia

What is Coming, and What is Here Already

“You keep quiet!”

I hit the concrete like a marble hitting glass. Everything hurt. There was a squeak of rusted metal as the iron bars clamped shut and more shouting, this time in an unintelligible tongue. 2,293 more words

W.A. Fulkerson