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Coincidences, Connections, the Cosmos

A week ago, I returned from my first AWP Conference, a massive writing and publishing event, which took place this year in Washington, DC. While there, I found out that a triple celestial confluence had occurred: a simultaneous full moon, lunar eclipse and comet appeared in the sky that Friday night, which, despite my reticence to accept such woo-woo reasoning, may help explain why so many poignant connections occurred. 998 more words

Writing

An Inner Game of Catch

It’s no secret to those who know me that I love sports due to my brother who realized the chances of having a brother were very slim.¬† 292 more words
In My Life

06/06/16 - Ireland

CURRENT EVENTS

Ireland

This week’s post is coming to you from Ireland. ¬†Here I am at the Guinness Brewery in Dublin, having a pint of Guinness. 848 more words

I tell them about Jean-Dominique Bauby, the French editor of Elle who suffered so massive a stroke that the only part of his body he could move was his left eyelid.

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