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How hunting with wolves helped humans outsmart the Neanderthals

Forty thousand years ago in Europe our ancestors formed a crucial and lasting alliance that enabled us to finish off our evolutionary cousins, the Neanderthals… 1,011 more words

Bearing the Unbearable Truth


The novel I’m working on, Magda’s Mysterious Stranger, addresses this horrendous issue of child soldiers. My heart aches for these kids.

Magda and her friends, Brent, Jo, Shauna, and Rowan, encounter a man that has a lot of anger and behaves suspiciously. 70 more words

Amber Harvey

SYNOPSIS: Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. 353 more words

Unknown Truth

You shouldn’t touch him. People may point their fingers at you. Your prints will be on him. Quick let’s leave. Let’s just go get the car and get the hell out of here. 339 more words


63 Knowledge of the Mysteries

From anger arises delusion. From delusion, the wandering of memory. From the wandering of memory, the destruction of intelligence. From the destruction of intelligence, one is lost. 833 more words


Natural History

The reminiscences of two
old co-conspirators makes
one marvel at just how
far we have come.

Decades of catching up
sprinkled with litanies of
marriages, births, and deaths, 52 more words

Elephas Herbarius

Not too far from the subject of our last discussion, the Milk Column, was said to be an unusual statue of an elephant in the middle of the market districts. 168 more words

Classical Studies