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October Sky (1999) : Fall

October Sky follows the true story of Homer Hickman Jr (played by Jake Gyllenhall), a coal miner’s son from West Virginia who dreams of building rockets and eventually goes on to work for NASA. 63 more words


The Fact about Fiction

Everything in this story is true. Except those parts that aren’t, and even they are true.

Homer Hickam – On Between the Lines, talking about… 312 more words

The Writing Secrets of a Best-Selling Author Revealed

A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of attending a special event. This one was in my hometown, my own backyard you might say. It was fairly low-key and inexpensive, a fundraiser for our local library. 1,109 more words