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Prompt 199

What’s the stupidest thing you used to believe whole-heartedly?

That I would follow in my parents’ footsteps and get married at 23 and have my first kid at 25, and then have all my shit together before 27 (which is how hold I am now). 62 more words

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Prompt 198

Losing your memory.

Happens to me all the time. When I move or change jobs it’s very easy for me to forget irrelevant streets or business or people’s names. 17 more words

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Prompt 197

Tenth anniversary.

My mom was 33 and my dad 34. They were both born in 1965 but my dad was born in October, their anniversary is in November, and my mom was born in December. 55 more words

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Entering the Fantasy Suite: What the Bachelorette can learn from her literary sisters, from Flaubert’s M.me Bovary to Ferrante’s Lenù

by Rita Furgiuele

TORONTO – The current season of the Bachelorette, starring Hannah B., the former  beauty pageant contestant from Alabama with the blinding smile, is wrapped up. 1,398 more words


Summer Readings

by Pasquale G. Casullo

TORONTO – Why, yes, it is a tad preposterous that, every year, once summer arrives, I reach for a book which magnifies the season’s hot hot heat; living without air-conditioning, this is especially a silly tactic for surviving a sweltering August day.  949 more words

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Prompt 196

The next blockbuster medicine that will be invented and what will happen as a result.

The cure for HIV. It will probably be really expensive so not everyone will be able to afford it. 59 more words

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A new chapter in life. And another one. And another one. P1.

Dupa discutii indelungi, m-a invitat atunci sa ii descriu barbatul ideal .

Asadar, draga barbat ideal, daca esti acolo, sa stii ca asta e pentru tine: 881 more words

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