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Blues for a Lost Childhood

Original title: Balada da infância perdida (1986)
Author: Antônio Torres
Translator: John Parker

The nameless narrator of Torres’s novel writes from the depths of an insomniac’s drunken stupor. 143 more words


Here comes Autumn

This autumn card is our 30th edition of Poems in the Waiting Room (NZ) so we’re chuffed with this quiet achievement. Our 2016 poetry competition closes today ( February 29) and all the poems will be bundled up and sent off to this year’s judge Pat White. 1,039 more words


PA - Police search for missing 14-year-old - WTXF

Exton, Pa. (WTXF) West Whiteland Township Police are asking for the public’s help in locating missing juvenile.

Police say 14-year-old John Thomas Parker walked away from the Devereux Leo Kanner Learning Center at 2:30 p.m. 39 more words



“If the furnace is hot enough it will burn anything.”

– John Parker


Large explosion at aluminum plant in New Madrid County

MARSTON, Mo. (AP) – An explosion has rocked a southeast Missouri aluminum plant, leaving some workers with non-critical injuries.

No one was killed in Tuesday’s explosion. 234 more words


Sage Counsel From A Former Councillor

We sit down for a chat with our favourite ex-city councillor, John Parker. A reasonable, thoughtful conservative we could use a lot more of around these parts. 13 more words


Police investigate robbery that turned fatal

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — WREG is working to learn the identity of a man shot and killed outside a Midtown gas station.

It happened Wednesday night in the parking lot of the Lamar Corner Grocery Store on Lamar Avenue, but police said Thursday they still weren’t sure if charges would be filed against the man who fired the gun. 217 more words