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Writers Who Influence Me

As an English major at the University of Arkansas, Faulkner seemed to appear on a lot of course syllabi, but he bored me back then, except for… 348 more words

Brautigan

Newlywed Natterings: Men Like and Will Destroy Nice Things

I’m a newlywed. Well, been married a year now, but still pretty newly-ish. Periodically, my husband does things that absolutely FLABBERGAST me by the utter nonsense I attribute to them. 509 more words

Husbands

This American Lie

The realization that parts of Mike Daisey’s story were fabricated comes as quite the surprise to me. Coming from a show with the reputation of  587 more words

Mike Daisey

When your internet slows down.

Exaggeration

From Super Bowl to Hyperbole

There’s Curt Gowdy, NBC’s main play-by-play man. Dressed in bright green sport coat, he’s superimposed over a live image of a packed Orange Bowl Stadium pre-kickoff crowd. 1,297 more words

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I'm on a Roll!

I’m on my fifth trip today

down the cereal aisle.

I have come to realize that

in the U.S., every man, woman

and child manufactures cereal… 164 more words

Thoughts

Thirst for Juice

I purchased one orange

today at the grocery.

Barely got it in the house

and it became thirst for

juice. Didn’t even have

time to make tea. 61 more words

Thoughts