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"This Is What It Means to Say Phoenix Arizona Poetry Reading" by Jonathan Montgomery

Every other place is different than the place you live.  Like Phoenix Arizona.  There they have those tall pain-spike cactuses that raise their arms up and go ‘yay!’  They have palm trees in their shopping centers that invite you to have a beer on the asphalt like a Corona commercial.   948 more words


Tradition of Excellence: Holy Ghost’s Tony Chapman on 39 seasons with the Firebirds

Ed Morronefor the Times

Chapman, 63, has spent almost the entirety of his career at Holy Ghost Prep in Bensalem. He’s taught social studies at the school for 40 years, and served as the Dean of Students for the past 25. 1,161 more words


Roller Derby, Comradery and Body Positivity

How roller derby taught me to be body positive.

I joined Roller Derby in April 2016 and it was the best decision I’ve made in a long while. 1,050 more words

Once Upon a Time...35 Years Ago...We Met

It was Veterans Day eve and I had UAB Chamber Choir rehearsal that night.  I remember all my friends from work were heading out to a “happy hour” and I was a little disappointed that I wasn’t going with them.  480 more words


My most memorable sporting experiences - Part 1

One of my very early blogs on this site was my Sporting Bucket List. Which prompted one of my mates to ask me what were the most memorable sporting events I had BEEN to. 480 more words


24th Israeli Film Festival - Firebirds

It makes me happy for some odd reason, to be in the company of the sons and daughters of Jacob, at the Israeli Film Festival held at the Projector. 695 more words