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Eye Is For Ice

This week I lost my housemate and friend to Bangladesh, where she will work with the Rohingya refugees escaping indescribable violence in Rakhine State across the border in Myanmar.  1,307 more words

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If Anyone Knows About the "Heavy Toll of War", It is the Vietnamese by Felicity Arbuthnot

by Felicity Arbuthnot
Writer, Dandelion Salad
London, England
November 15, 2017

“One day while I was in a bunker in Vietnam, a sniper round went over my head.

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In The End

On Tuesday, November 27th 2012, many people were ankle deep in the work week after Thanksgiving weekend. They were enjoying left overs and warm memories from the holiday weekend. 940 more words

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Name Of Vet Who Died From Agent Orange Finally On Vietnam Memorial

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX ) — The total is 5,673 and counting, now that 14 more names have been added to the ‘addendum’ panel of the California Vietnam Memorial. 463 more words


"As for me, I'm ok."

After my ex-husband Richard Spelts died on July 15 of this year, I helped my daughter Melanie–the only child from our marriage–clean out his apartment. With his only other living relatives in California and Oklahoma, it was her task to responsibly dispose of his belongings. 681 more words

Gastric Cancer and Exposure to Agent Orange (DEATH) Not Linked to Service Connected Disability. [DENIED] Citation Nr: 1736739

Citation Nr: 1736739	
Decision Date: 08/31/17    Archive Date: 09/06/17

DOCKET NO.  13-23 799	)	DATE

On appeal from the
Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Regional Office (RO) in Louisville, Kentucky


Entitlement to dependency and indemnity compensation (DIC) based upon service connection for the cause of the Veteran's death. 2,270 more words
Va Disability Compensation

Why You Shouldn’t Use Bleached or Glossy Paper in Your Compost or Worm Farm

As gardeners, we often told that we shouldn’t use office photocopying paper or glossy magazines in our worm farms, compost or the garden in general. Many gardeners ask why not? 1,981 more words

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