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Quote of the Day 4/21/14

“The trouble with most people is, they bow to what is called authority; they have a certain reverence for the old because it is old. They think a man is better for being dead, especially if he has been dead a long time.” 11 more words


A new battle, yet a war won

I am broken. Everyday is a new battle, but I am understanding that the war is already won. It was won by a man willing to give up everything for my wretched self. 38 more words


We need to talk about an injustice

We need to talk about an injustice…: http://youtu.be/c2tOp7OxyQ8

You need to see this. Please, dear reader, take the time to watch this in full.


"The Night in Question" by Tobias Wolff

Today I listened to Akhil Sharma reading Tobias Wolff’s “The Night in Question”. I will start with a quotation from Sharma’s conversation (on the podcast) with fiction editor Deborah Triesman: 416 more words

American Fiction

Learn.Japan.Providing the flame

“Any committee is only as good as the most knowledgeable, determined, and vigorous person on it. There must be somebody who provides the flame.”

Lady Bird Johnson, LBJ’s wife and former First Lady of the US… 76 more words


“The relationship between the natural and the supernatural is in itself so problematic that it is of no consequence if there is some ‘cheating’ in the ritual during an invocation.” – Knud Rasmussen

Happy Easter

Easter is very important to me, it’s a second chance.   Reba McIntire

Isn’t this a day of new beginnings? A day to recognize realignment and transformation? 73 more words