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Banning of book Of Mice and Men

Persuasive Letter

Helen Cheng

Panama City, Panama

El dorado, Dos Mares, Pacific Hills

January 11, 2017

Mr. Pedro Gonzales

Head Librarian of Lenawee state library… 727 more words

The Great Depression (1929-1939) + The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

The Roaring Twenties In One Minute
The Great Depression – Professor Chesterton
What Caused the Great Depression?
The Dust Bowl
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck… 295 more words

The Quiet Zone of the Morning

Painting During the Morning Hours

. . . Samuel rode lightning on top of a book and he balanced happily among ideas the way a man rides white rapids in a canoe. 538 more words


humans are nuts

top: Woody patiently waiting

above: Woody listening

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted any photographs of our dog Woody, and it’s the dead of winter. So these images that I made of him in last July seemed appropriate today. 58 more words


Shelf Life: 2016 Reading Retrospective, Part 2

I remember March and April of 2016 for the harsh glare of the California sun. In theory, endless days of sunshine sounds like a good thing, but amid our waning hopes for rain it felt like a dusty curse. 1,125 more words



The fusion of ego and pride

“The face and body may be perfect, but if a twisted gene or a malformed egg can
produce physical monsters, may not the same process produce a malformed soul?” 22 more words

Mind Fragments