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Come Together

What an exciting week it’s been! You know those days or moments when you see a lot of groundwork (hard work) start to pay off; like when you see the first tomato appear on the vine or the first sprig of a pepper plant pop up through the dirt? 553 more words

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Klein's Important Distinction in WW II Book

I am reading the massive work A Call to Arms: Mobilizing America for World War II by Maury Klein (New York: Bloomsbury, 2013). I say massive because it is 912 pages long. 1,539 more words

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Job Opportunity: Field Teacher / Naturalist - W Alton Jones Environmental Education Center

Job Title: Field Teacher / Naturalist
Company: W Alton Jones Environmental Education Center
Location: West Greenwich, RI
Website: http://www.altonjonescamp.org
Salary: $250 per week, plus room and board… 342 more words


The Ocean State Writing Conference, Part Two

While Katie was at her workshop Saturday morning, I attended a book discussion about Alison Bechdel’s graphic memoir, Fun Home. Fun Home deals with Bechdel’s attempt to make sense of her father’s death, his homosexuality which he kept hidden from the family for years, and Bechdel’s realization of her own homosexuality and her belief that coming out was somehow responsible for her father’s death. 2,662 more words


Justin and Katie are Attending the Ocean State Summer Writing Conference

On Thursday, Justin and Katie will be leaving bright and early for the wilds of Rhode Island to attend the Ocean State Summer Writing Conference. Before they tell you about how excited they are to participate in the conference, make sure you check out Katie’s short story “Bringing Back the Boys” which was published in the East Coast Literary Review’s… 2,338 more words