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Day Nine

When I was a young girl, I often would be caught in a storm before hurrying home to my Papa. I wanted to feel the electricity in the air. 817 more words


Micropoetry Month: Nov 2017: #19

At CDHK this month, the prompts are based on the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, his exceptional quatrains providing inspiration for beautiful micropoetry. If you like Haiku and Tanka, CDHK is a must-visit site wonderfully hosted by Kristjaan Panneman. 208 more words


Update: Remembering the Fallen

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Hi everyone,

First I’d like to say thank you for reading my posts. It means a lot to me that there are people out there interested my story. 124 more words


American Born Chinese, by Gene Luan Yang

Title: American Born Chinese

Author: Gene Luen Yang

ISBN: 978-0312384487

Publisher: First Second

Copyright Date: 2007

Genre: Graphic Novel, Mythology, Biography

Reader’s Annotation: Jin, Danny, and the Monkey King all resist the reality of their lives. 782 more words

Book Review: the Percy Jackson Series

The Percy Jackson Series by Rick Riordan

Rating: 4/5

Pages: ~349/book, 1744 between the 5

Published: 2009

Genre: Mythology, Fiction, Young Adult

Favorite Quotes: “With great power … comes great need to take a nap. 86 more words

Book Review

Ekphrasis: Odysseus in tesserae

Tied to the mast, tesserae besiege Odysseus;
dull-eyed, he cannot meet the sternsmen’s gaze.
The bowmen, one thin and wily and a curly-headed benchmate
(whose hi-jinks not even two thousand years… 187 more words

Male Protagonist

Dream Goddess--Yeats Challenge, Day 18

This is for Jane’s A Month of Yeats Poetry Challenge, Day Eighteen. 

Today’s quotation: 

“The dews drop slowly and dreams gather;” —W.B. Yeats


She gathered dreams like berries in a basket, 91 more words