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Cleaning Out the Basement

Letter to a Friend: I hope this package is a pleasant surprise rather than a rude shock, but my husband is finally seriously dealing with his 45+ years of accumulated papers in our basement. This has been painful in the

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Berlin Stories: A Review Essay by Lynne Weiss

Source: Berlin Stories: A Review Essay by Lynne Weiss

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Nixon beat Trump

and yet he was forced to resign. One More Request by Lynne Weiss

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Trump at Kennedy Center Honors?

The man that hath no music in himself, Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds, Is fit for treasons, stratagems, and spoils. The motions of his spirit are dull as night, And his affections dark as Erebus. Let

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Always nice to be posted on the @PANKmagazine blog.

[REVIEW] Remnants of Passion by Sarah Einstein – [PANK].

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EAT MORE KALE? BUY MORE BOOKS! by Lynne Weiss – Change Seven Magazine

Here’s my New Year’s Resolution, and it’s not to eat more kale. I eat quite a bit of kale. It’s satifsying. It’s good for me and the farmers who grow it, and it’s good for the environment. But I’m …

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Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War by Viet Thanh Nguyen

REVIEWED BY LYNNE WEISS Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War by Viet Thanh Nguyen  | Harvard University Press 2016 | ISBN: 9780674660342 | 384 pgs. Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Me… Source: Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and

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My Year of Proust

It’s not the only thing I’m reading in 2016 (see above about Lily King’s Euphoria) but I decided that after a lifetime of hearing about Proust and having never read a word of Remembrance of Things Past, I would at least give

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Planning my visit to Chicago in early 2017 | The Ploughshares Blog

Source: Round-Down: First Ever American Writers Museum Slated for 2017 | The Ploughshares Blog

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French city gets ‘short story dispensers’ to help people kill time in public areas-TNews – IBNLive Mobile

Users have the option to choose the length of the literature depending on the time they have to kill. Source: French city gets ‘short story dispensers’ to help people kill time in public areas-TNews – IBNLive Mobile

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