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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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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


"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


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


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



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