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Islands in the stream

You think if you read a few books by Charles Bukowski or Dickins your gonna know about poverty or violence, you think if you get Sartre your going to know about dread or if you read Heart of Darkness by Conrad your going to know about madness but most of you have never been inside a rooming house , felt threatened on a daily basis, felt the shame of standing in line in a soup kitchen day after day or live in a condemned house full of washing machines, fridges , old screwed up bicycles, sinks , stoves, and you have to climb over this shit just to get to your dogbox room where a mattress lays waiting for you, piss stained, and otherwise. 345 more words

The burial sites rumoured to 'sing'

WE’VE looked at some strange phenomena in Looking Back over the years, but this one is new to us.

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Genealogy

Happy Birthday to rocker who brought his tour to town

MICK Jagger celebrates his 76th birthday on Friday (26).

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Looking Back as a Source of Encouragement

 

“I may not be where I need to be but I thank God I am not where I used to be.” 

Joyce Meyer 

“Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past” (Isaiah 43:18). 464 more words

Viva Viva's!

Shortly after Viva Zapata opened, Paul Newman stopped in. He ordered a beer.

“Sorry,” the waiter said. “We don’t have a liquor license.”

The actor pulled out his checkbook. 942 more words

People

D-Day anniversary's significance for Esmee

WE’VE done a series of articles on the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings, one of the most remarkable Allied wartime operations.

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Genealogy

a dream

I had a dream last night where I saw myself as a little girl. I was about nine years old, all thick-waisted and shy, just as I was then, with that long, wild hair I had, and sun-lit, summer skin. 547 more words

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