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Short story: "Owl Eyes"

“Owl Eyes,” by Joyce Carol Oates

Appeared (PDF) in The Yale Review, Vol. 104 No. 3, July 2016

Around 17.5 pages, 6501 words… 109 more words

Twenty-first Century

All Things Potter

It’s Saturday, and I’ve been away on a retreat with my students, so today was filled with a lot of napping. Tonight I’ll have to buckle down and work on some of my grad school assignments, but first I thought I’d catch up on the blog! 585 more words


Adam Pally Is In Hell Playing 'Troll Or Trump?'

Long ago, America reached the maximum threshold for ridiculousness for everything presidential election. In terms of soccer, we’ve been in stoppage time in regards to crazy for what feels like three years now. 258 more words


The AAR for PPL 2016

Or, After Action Review for Parks as Portals to Learning–just a little taste of the ways in which military culture informs the history and present operations of the National Park Service. 759 more words

American History

Tour of London's Best Ice-cream Sandwiches 

Rumour has it that the next few days in London would be the hottest days in one of the hottest August they had for a while. 1,030 more words


On Being Wait Listed

This story has a happy ending, but that’s not the important part. The stuff that comes before the happy ending is usually ignored, and I don’t think that’s fair. 896 more words

Everyday Observations

Can We Bring Back Birthday Gifs?

I’ve been wanting to revive the birthday gif request tradition, and since Tuesday, August 9 is my birthday, I have a special incentive to make it happen with a quickness. 138 more words

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