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|| cw5 || Kites in the River: A Brer Rabbit Story

original Brer Rabbit story, composed by yours truly.  ;)  my class jokingly told me i should put bluegrass with this story.  little did they know…i’m not one to disappoint.  

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Writing

CW3: Brer Rabbit's Giant Table

Creative writing assignment: write an original Brer Rabbit story using colloquialism, repetition, things coming in threes, the harmless trickster Brer Rabbit who always wins, etc. This was a stretch for me, lol! 743 more words

Writing

Marble Tar-Babies

Inheriting Civil War Stuff

In Joel Chandler Harris’s “The Wonderful Tar-Baby Story,” the turpentine and tar stick figure stays still and silent throughout the two-page short story. 798 more words

Uncle Remus stories by Joel Chandler Harris

I hesitated to listen to these stories: I’d heard they were racist. I’m OK with working through that sort of material, but was looking for something lighter, so it floated down my listening stack. 228 more words

Book Reviews

Brer Rabbit / The Wonderful Tar Baby Story.

I decided that since I’m taking a break after the first draft, I would settle in for some lite reading, so to speak. It’s actually very difficult reading, but there is always a method to my madness. 469 more words

Books

SOLD! An Original Song of the South Animation Cel with Walt Disney's Signature Gets Almost $9,000 at Heritage Auctions

Update: The production cel from Song of the South, signed by Walt Disney, sold for $8,962.50.

What you see: An original production cel from… 502 more words

Collectibles

Folklore Video

Brer Rabbit Earns a Dollar-a-Minute

This semester I am in an art class called Digital Techniques in Visual Arts. Prior to the first day I had no idea this class would be heavily video based…imagine my feelings as I’m 21 miles out of my comfort zone for this. 232 more words