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Ghosts

By Lara Trace (called Lala by her sister in Austria)

Am I the only one?

Every. SINGLE. DAY…  I feel like I’m overreacting to an insane horror flick.  832 more words

Indian Country

dime novel (1860)

In 1860, the brothers Erastus and Irwin Beadle began publishing and selling their Dime Book Series of books following the success of their ‘Dime Song Book… 156 more words

1800s

"The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian" by Sherman Alexie

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

As someone who was born in Spokane and raised for a time in Coeur d’Alene, I really connected with the geography of the place in the book. 148 more words

Book Reviews

Mongrels

If there was ever a book that could make a reader like myself buy into a story about a struggling werewolf family rolling across hardluck West Texas, Stephen Graham Jone’s… 202 more words

People & Places

100% of Media Disagrees with 90% of Polls

“Hail to the Redskins, Hail Victory, Braves on the Warpath, Fight for old D.C.!
-Barnee Breeskin, “Hail to the Redskins”

I am a Washington Redskins’ fan. 855 more words

Society

Whence We Came and Whither We Go: (Re)Appropriating Land and History

Hiking a pine-bedecked ridge—alone with a chorus of song birds and away from city sights, sounds, and odors—it’s easy to feel in-touch with the past. The pioneer spirit blazes within. 907 more words

America

THE WORM CAN: Has There Ever Been Peace in America?

If you take time to read all the following history, you may have a different outlook on our world today. People are still trying to come to America to try to find peace, a new life and freedom of religion. 827 more words

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