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Ark

October 22, 2014 Ark Generally an Ark is considered a boat, as in Noah’s Ark, but it also refers to the Space Station in The 100. The Ark is the Savior Vessel, containing the last seeds of hope for a … Continue reading

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For Peace and Justice

For Peace and Justice: Pacifism in America, 1914-1941 By Charles Chatfield, 1971 Historic Peace Churches are the Quakers and the Mennonites. The duty of the nonresistance was sharply defined. The bible records that Jesus forbade revenge or resistance—that he commanded … Continue reading

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The Great Peace March

The Great Peace March Holly Near, 1986 Katherine Hendrix from the Los Angeles Times Wrote: “The Vision that on March 1, 1986 5,000 Americans would set out on foot from Los Angeles for Washington, walking across the country for global … Continue reading

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A Band With Heart

A Band With Heart Heart had been around a long time—some 18 years—before I really took notice of them. Their song All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You was a huge hit in 1990 and it made its … Continue reading

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Lizzie Silver of Sherwood Forest

Lizzie Silver of Sherwood Forest Lizzie Silver of Sherwood Forest by Marilyn Singer was another tale that inspired my imagination.  Lizzie of Sherwood Forest is a funny, touching sequel to Tarantulas on the Brain. 10-year-old Lizzie Silver can’t accept that … Continue reading

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More Fantasy Favorites

More Fantasy Favorites Labyrinth came out in 1986 and The Princess Bride came out in 1987, but I saw both of them around 1988.  I wasn’t aware that Labyrinth even existed until I was reading up on George Lucas.  After … Continue reading

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Flashback 1986

Flashback 1986   The spring of 1986 I broke both my arms at Whitney School.  It was a Saturday and I was there with Jeff Castor.   I was going to jump out of the swing, but changed my mind.  I … Continue reading

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