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Lee Upton's "Small Steps Workbook for Writers:  Writing Requires Discipline!"


Lee Upton’s sixth collection of poetry, BOTTLE THE BOTTLES THE BOTTLES THE BOTTLES, recipient of the Open Book Award,  has just been published by the Cleveland State University Poetry Center. 923 more words

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Stacey Gustafson Gives Graduation Advice

Graduation Advice for My Daughter

April 29, 2015 By staceygustafson re-blogged from http://staceygustafson.com/graduation-advice-for-my-daughter/

Teachers, valedictorians and school administrators spoke at your high school graduation and offered advice like go to college, get a job, work hard, pursue your dreams, and travel. 1,068 more words

Julaina Kleist-Corwin

A rose is a rose, by any other name...

I named four children. Two names each. Nice, solid, reasonable names… names that are recognizable, have no inherent hilarity hidden within their syllables, and are easy to pronounce…with the exception of my son, whose name is Elias. 672 more words


Are We There Yet?


I SAW AN INTERESTING STORY in the News a few days ago. An executive in the Russian railroad industry has floated a proposal suggesting that a highway be built that would run from London to New York City. 465 more words