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Scared, scarred and starved in Calais - the refugees locked out by Britain's borders

Hundreds of refugees queue to receive their only meal a day, provided by charity volunteers (Pic: Guy Smallman)

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Keep Good in the Loop

By Micaela Alcaino

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.

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Starved Ebola Patient Escapes Quarantine for Food

On Monday, a man infected with the deadly Ebola virus manages to escape from the quarantine site in Monrovia, Liberia in search of some food. Running through the neighborhood of Paynesville, this hungry patient frightens the locals right away with a large stick he carried and a tag declaring him positive for Ebola. 413 more words


On Actually Writing

Khaled Hosseini’s quote is resonating with me today. 

Before I went to graduate school and on into professing, I was a professional writer.  I wrote advertising copy for Jacobson’s (a now-defunct upscale department store similar to Nordstrom or Saks) full-time and I wrote arts features on a freelance basis for a local-interest magazine in Jackson, Michigan.  523 more words

Starved boy’s mother told school not to feed child

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GREENVILLE, Pa. —  Police say a 7-year-old boy in Mercer County was starved and regularly beaten reports WPXI.

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The Dark Side of Emotion

By Micaela Alcaino

“For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb.  I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I…

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