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Writing Historical Fiction: The Research Is Never Done

A month or two ago I was working on the cover for my novel about the Oregon Trail. I found a wonderful painting by Albert Bierstadt, called “The Oregon Trail.” It is in the public domain and the beautiful image evokes the era of my novel. 574 more words


HUM 101....Additional Reading and Viewing Materials

Greeting Students,

For additional information to assist you with your assignment, read the articles and watch the short videos. If you have additional questions, please send them to the blog to share with the WCCCD student blog community. 93 more words

General Humanities Information

LA BELLE ET LA BÊTE (La Bella y la Bestia)

La fotografía y el diseño de producción, conteniendo el vestuario, maquillaje y escenografía, sumando los espacios naturales y algunas de las animaciones digitales realmente logradas son lo que destaca a esta nueva edición de… 826 more words

Landscape, Memory, and Home

I have spent the last seventeen years—minus a brief stint in Minnesota—living in the East. Though my adult life has been spent among the rolling hills and forests and strip malls of the East, my heart is firmly entrenched in the open skies and yawning spaces of the Midwest. 709 more words

My way

These thoughts are mine.
Some gray and gloomy
lost as ravines
in the mist,
some cheerful and playful
like a song.

Do not think of them… 158 more words