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Kids Corner: Get Lost, Odysseus! by Kate McMullan

Get Lost, Odysseus!
by Kate McMullan

Series: Myth-O-Mania,  Book X (Ten)
Publication Date: August 1, 2014
Publisher: Stone Arch Books
Length: 242pp
ISBN-13: 978-1-4342-9193-6

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Fiction

What Your Drink Says About You

Everyone has a signature drink they order at the bar. These drink choices can be very revealing- read my new article for The Odyssey Online and find out what your drink says about you. 6 more words

College

"I will drink life to the lees" - Tennyson's "Ulysses"

Poor Tennyson, like so many of the Victorians today, he can come across as pompous, grandiose, even corny.  Or, worse, quaint.

That is our loss, I think, and a result of our own myopia and a contraction of our brains and senses. 1,035 more words

Literature

I'm a Runner

I’m a runner.

 Do you know what that means? That means that I like to go outside every day and jackhammer my legs onto tough, unyielding – and in Texas melting – roads all while I fight off the downpour of steaming, salty, sweat draining into my eyes, and if I happened to be worried about skin cancer on this particular day, then add a steady stream of sunblock into that runoff… 847 more words

Texas

The Anti List

Stop letting other 20-somethings tell you how to live your 20s. What words of wisdom do you want to tell your 20-something self? Check out my new article for The Odyssey Online and live your 20s the way YOU want.

The Anti List

The Odyssey

Gender-Bend Wednesday: The Odyssey

Remember on Sunday when I said I’d be announcing another weekly feature today? Here it is! One of my favorite posts to write was actually one of my first, about… 669 more words

Gender

A PBS Kid

Growing up in the late ‘80s and early ‘90s, I was a product of PBS Kids. We didn’t have cable until I got to junior high, so if my sister and I watched TV, we were most-likely watching programs like… 306 more words