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Free Paperback: Intended Consequences

Christian Nonfiction:  Intended Consequences is a collection of short essays about faith, life, and Christianity in America.  The range of topics includes charity, art, patriotism, addiction, freedom, gratitude, and Bruce Lee. 45 more words

Books

Re-Blog “Writing is Art”

Earlier this month I reviewed  Spry Literary Magazine’s ABCs of Creative Nonfiction series. Now I’m sharing a thought-provoking post by writer and teacher Debbie Hagan…

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Writing

High times on the Decalibron loop: 4 summits, two hikers, one great day

There are a lot of wild scenes you envision when topping out on a high peak, but what greeted us atop Mount Democrat was anything but. 3,691 more words

Outdoors

Prescription, Reason and Force

By Daniel A. Kaufman

Philosophy is largely a normative discipline, which means that philosophers expend a good amount of energy telling you what you ought to believe, say, and do.  1,976 more words

Essay

When silence is deafening.

Leslie Jones has had a rough summer. Between the launch of her well-received (if not high-grossing) blockbuster, a renewal of her SNL contract, and her invitation to the 2016 Olympics she’s had a great summer. 293 more words

Blog

Women need to be supported, not aborted!

Let’s face it, no one truly desires to have their children scraped out of their wombs. Women rationalize abortion and resort to it because their pregnancies are met with anger, violence or indifference. 30 more words

Essays

53 minutes left to write.  Feeling better. 

Need to plan a bit more for classes.  This semester will be it.  Then graduation.  This is not my usual wishlisting or some thrummy proclamation.  This is a stark punctuation of a plan.  480 more words

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