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A Cedar Plum

“DID you ever chance to hear the midnight flight of birds passing through the air and darkness overhead, in countless armies, changing their early or late summer habitat? 353 more words

Art Culture Politics

FIRST PERMISSION

At last the hour of celebration arrives,
and you step out into that place of first permission

A tidal wave, perhaps
beyond what is right… 153 more words

Poems

Making the Grade in China, Part 3, Conclusion

I decided to compile the China posts into a book and then decided to be as inclusive as possible, adding other things I’ve written and published about my life in China in the 1980s. 1,114 more words

China

President Tyler and Perspective

President John Tyler

Quick! Fill in the blank: John Tyler was our _____st/rd/th President.

Chances are high that you don’t remember that he was our 10th President. 1,235 more words

Education

NCAA denies Stone, Whitman

Well, that’s unfortunate.

The pinheads running the NCAA D-III women’s basketball national championships left Whitman College out of the 64-team bracket, bringing a quicker-than-expected end to… 380 more words

CHS Wolves

Stone sizzles, Blues title hopes fizzle

Now they wait to find out their fate.

Swamped by too many turnovers and too many missed shots, especially from outside the paint, the Whitman College women’s basketball squad came up short Saturday in Newberg, OR. 610 more words

CHS Wolves

Third time's the charm for Stone, Blues

Sweet, sweet revenge.

If you lose twice to the same team in the regular season, but bounce back to win the third meeting in the playoffs, who really cares about the first two games? 485 more words

CHS Wolves