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Genre Journey Continues

Fables: In many of these stories, animals speak certain truths to readers in more or less supernatural ways. (Aesops Fables are perhaps the most well known.) 111 more words

Book, Writing

Four Panel Friday: Johnny Appleseed

I’m only now starting to dig into Paul Buhle and Noah Van Sciver’s Johnny Appleseed.

Johnny Appleseed (aka John Chapman) was the original American hipster. 39 more words

Comics

Episode 44: An Apple a Day...

An apple a day keeps the doctor away 👨‍⚕️
The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree 🌳
You’re apple of my eye 👁

Apples show up throughout our language, legends & stories dating back from biblical times, to Johnny Apple Seed (really cool dude) and Snow White. 562 more words

Fall

September 26th Johnny Appleseed Day

John Chapman, alias Johnny Appleseed, was born on September 26th, 1774. He was reported to be a very religious man who loved animals and set out from New York to help plant apple orchards all across America. 103 more words

September Holidays

Fort Wayne Food: September Festival Edition

I’m going to be real honest with you. My hometown of Fort Wayne, Indiana is a tad on the boring side. There is very little to do. 912 more words

Festival Food

Hugh Fokner in Mansfield's Family Album

His life in Mansfield spanned across five different decades, and if you were here then there is no way you could not have known of him.  1,447 more words

Local History

JULY 15, 971: JUST LYING IN THE RAIN

‘St. Swithin’s day if thou dost rain
For forty days it will remain
St. Swithin’s day if thou be fair
For forty days ’twill rain nae mair.’ 816 more words

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