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Broken River - Novel By J. Robert Lennon

Broken River by J Robert Lennon

The house is unusual. It has a quaint but quirky layout. It sits on the edge of a National Park. 966 more words

Book Review

Addiction Avenue

We all get hooked on something:
Addiction is a curse
But it makes it better for a while
And it takes away the hurt

What’s your go to drug? 330 more words

Poetry

Political Parties

When I was growing up everyone hated communists. We used to have a CCF (Canada Comonwealth Federaration) sign on our front lawn during elections, the only one I’d see walking to school and back between Ossington and Dufferin. 140 more words

News

On Writing, Day Jobs, and Winning Nothing.

Writing, for me, is not a mere hobby or passion. It is an activity I commit to out of an obsessive compulsion; the majority of my writing is always done out of desperation. 250 more words

The elite siphoning working-class knowledge.

Last week, we drove through Boston, the highest concentration of colleges and universities in the country and home to Harvard.

I was reminded of something I had written before about how I felt inadequate growing up about how smart I was. 201 more words

Dildil ng Asin Ni RVA

Di na namamatsahan ang sangkalan
Dama na ng panungulila ang kalan
Namumutiktik ang pitik ng ATM
Namumutla ang mata ng isda
Tumatabang na ang alat ng asin… 93 more words

Inhuman

Growing Up in Working Class Youngstown --The Sulphur Spring and Spring Water Trough

At one time Mill Creek Park had at least a couple springs that drew people from throughout the area who brought bottles to take the water home to drink. 531 more words

Youngstown