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Contextual/historical information

In One Hundred Years of Solitude, García Márquez writes about the town of Macondo, and other neighboring communities. Growing up, García Márquez listened to his grandfather’s stories about his military experience in the civil war and of the massacre of the striking workers, and he would also listen to his grandmother’s stories about ghosts, haunted houses, omens, and the lives and superstitions of the local people. 670 more words

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NaPoWriMo 2016 Day 22

National parks will
celebrate centennial
discover nature

NaPoWriMo Prompt – Today’s prompt comes to us from Gloria Gonsalves, who also suggested our prompt for Day Seven. 110 more words


Short story time!

Another one of the song-shuffle variety, if you remember my Optimist PHD story a while back.

Once again, a bit of a sidestep from the plotting and editing I should actually be doing. 1,281 more words


Standing the Test of Time

Acknowledging a successful black-owned business which stood the test of time for nearly 23 years. M & M Wheels & Tires (334) 285-0512, located in Central Alabama. 58 more words

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Headed for Self Destruction

With all of the black on black killing, we are heading for Self-Destruction! Wake up brothers and sisters. This hatred of self must come to an end. 11 more words

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Literature: 100 Years From Now

We, as readers, have seen a lot of ‘progress’ in the literary world over the years, especially in the last decade. What do you think will happen to books a hundred years from now?

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“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.” – John Muir, “Our National Parks”

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