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Modern Love: How I Found My Way Back to Poetry

Once poetry coursed through my veins, shooting out on the page through my pen. I wrote it, read it, loved it. Then, like many loves that go untended, it faded away. 1,194 more words

Poetry

Matt Holborn Quartet and Gary Potter, 12 January 2018

Matt Holborn, violin

Gary Potter, guitar

Kourosh Kanani, guitar

Dave O’Brien, bass

The full span of contemporary jazz reflects our intensely globalized world: it seems that no combination of musical cultures, instruments and styles is beyond the reach of experimental improvisation. 474 more words

News of the Week, January 14 to January 20

Oregon Spectator, January 20, 1848

The January 20, 1848 issue of the Oregon Spectator was given over almost entirely to letters and reports from the Whitman mission and the survivors of the incident on November 29, 1847. 1,912 more words

News Of The Day

Can't stop her! No way, no how!!

If the season comes down to one rebound, start writing thank you notes to Makana Stone.

The Coupeville grad pulled in her tenth and final board Friday with just 15 seconds to play, sealing a nail-biter win for Whitman College in a game with sole possession of first-place in the Northwest Conference on the line. 530 more words

Basketball

It Happens Here: Whitman, Home Of The Chocolate Chip Cookie

WHITMAN (CBS) – It Happens Here in Whitman, home of the chocolate chip cookie. The original Toll House recipe was developed in Whitman, but the story isn’t as straightforward as you may think. 17 more words

News

#21.5 Starting from Paumanok, verse 7


We are still reading Book II of Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass. Today I am reading Verse 8 of Starting from Paumanok. If you’re just joining me, start from Verse 1… 529 more words

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Can't stop the express train!!

The appetizer went well. Now on to the entree.

Taking care of business Tuesday, the red-hot Whitman College women’s basketball squad crushed visiting Whitworth 101-68, claiming its 13th straight win. 196 more words

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