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Happy Thanksgiving 2017

OK, I have to ask: what’s your favorite part of Thanksgiving dinner?

Mine is dark meat, homemade cranberry, and mashed potatoes with gravy. :)

Happy Thanksgiving to all!


Thanksgiving 2017

We ate mashed potatoes and gravy all the time growing up, weekdays as well as weekends with Sunday dinner. My mother was good at gravy, and turkey gravy was a specialty of the York household. 275 more words


Nothing But Truth

Truth is one of those things that everybody says they want, but in reality, people are not all that interested in it when it actually shows up.  548 more words

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Panama November 2017: Rookie Mistake

On Saturday David took me, Ana, and Mileybus out to lunch; we went to a nearby cafeteria that served good, inexpensive Panamanian food. When the time came to pay the modest bill for the four of us, I unthinkingly whipped out my credit card. 239 more words


Alt Devil (415)

Listen to/ read Baraka’s “Dope” in light of Ngugi’s “Devil on the Cross”: 926 more words

Contemporary Culture

Mexico of the Imagination - Charles Haddox

Image: Remedios Varo – Still Life Resurrected (1963)

Charles Haddox lives in El Paso, Texas, on the U.S.-Mexico border, and has family roots in both countries.  1,791 more words