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Margaret Atwood

Margaret Eleanor Atwood (November 18, 1939) is a Canadian writer.

In 1957, Atwood began studying at Victoria College in the University of Toronto. There, she published poems and articles in Acta Victoriana, the college literary journal. 622 more words


Elisabeth Sanxay Holding

Elisabeth Sanxay Holding (1889–1955) was an American novelist.

She  attended Miss Whitcombe’s school for young ladies, and married British diplomat George E. Holding in 1913. Elisabeth traveled in South America and the Caribbean, and lived in Bermuda for several years, before settling in New York City. 99 more words


Affinity Konar

Affinity Konar (USA, 1978) is an American writer. She is of Polish-Jewish descent.

Konar holds a B.A. from San Francisco State University and an M.F.A in Fiction from Columbia University. 22 more words


Ottessa Moshfegh

Ottessa Moshfegh (1981) is an American writer. Her mother comes from Croatia and her father from Iran, and they met in music school in Belgium. 189 more words


Mary Miller

Mary U. Miller (1977) is an American writer. She studied at the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas. Her stories have appeared in McSweeney’s Quarterly, American Short Fiction, New Stories from the South, and Mississippi Review, among others. 110 more words


OCBC customers can now transfer up to $1,000 a day via mobile phone, up from $100; no account number needed

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – OCBC Bank customers can now send up to S$1,000 a day – up from the previous daily transfer limit of S$100 – to any bank account in Singapore from their mobile phones, the bank announced on Monday (Sept 5). 242 more words

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Sharing out of scarcity (1 Kings 17:8-16)

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