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Groundbreaking Black Sci-Fi author Octavia Butler Finally Reaches the NYT Bestseller List 14 Years After She Passed Away

Octavia Butler has finally made the New York Times Best Seller list.

“Octavia E. Butler, who died far too young in 2006, was the first SF author to receive a MacArthur ‘Genius Grant.’ She was a multiple recipient of both the Hugo and Nebula awards.

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Your Growth is a Gift

Have you ever thought about what people are missing out on because you are not growing? What impact is it having on those around you when you are stuck doing the same things you have always done, knowing the same things you always knew, being the same person you always were? 208 more words

What can we learn from skyscrapers about personal growth and resilience

Did you know that much of downtown San Francisco is built on sand? Take a building like the new Salesforce Tower, which is over 1,000 feet high: it’s able to stay resilient and flexible during an earthquake thanks to its… 538 more words


prefab sprout: 'steve mcqueen' is 35 years old

Great article from the Guardian about Prefab Sprout’s groundbreaking, synth pop ‘Steve McQueen’ classic album and how Thomas Dolby was blown away. Where has all the time gone – I still regard ‘Steve McQueen’ as a ‘modern’ release….


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Minneapolis Launched a Groundbreaking Climate Plan, But Left Minorities Out

Minneapolis Launched a Groundbreaking Climate Plan, But Left Minorities Out
MINNEAPOLIS—Seven years ago, this city leapt to the front of the urban climate movement when it adopted an action plan for global warming. 19 more words


Journal Entry #23 - Campaign Picking Up and Excited to Go Back to On Campus Living


Name: Manley M Collins

Social Security Number: 5 7 9 – * * – 6 5 4 1

Date of Birth: 06/21… 604 more words

Second attempt at a first post

I’m actually glad that the first thing I wrote for this is just floating around somewhere in here. It was trash anyway. This one will be much better. 47 more words