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Book Review: ‘Love and Other Ways of Dying’ by Michael Paterniti

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Each essay explores what it means to be alive, and feel. In the aggregate, the essays provide over 400 pages of the best reading today. Throughout, we are reminded that both beauty and loss can help us remain whole. Read More »

Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary Commemorated on Stage, on Screen, and on the Page

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The Dead played their first documented concert at Magoo's Pizza Parlor on May 5, 1965. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Midwest Maize’ by Cynthia Clampitt

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"Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartland" by Cynthia Clampitt is a beautifully written exploration of the little kernel that could--and did! Read More »

Book Review: ‘You Are What You Tweet: Harness the Power of Twitter to Create a Happier, Healthier Life’ by Germany Kent

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Kent’s book is clear and practical, filled with savvy secrets, ah-hah moments and best of all, a step-by-step approach to mastering the Twitter universe. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Tragic Voyage of the St. Louis to Flee Nazi Germany – and a Grandson’s Journey of Love and Remembrance’ by Martin Goldsmith

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' Alex’s Wake' is a book with a lesson for today. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Reinvent Yourself: Essential Tools from a Brooklyn Psychiatrist Who Has Seen It All’ by Dr. Johnny Lops

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Not only is Lops quite relate-able, he’s persuasive, and in a large part that comes form his own life and career. Read More »

Interview: Chris Karlsen, Author of the Detective Novel ‘Silk’

Former detective Chris Karlsen talks about writing and her new Inspector Bloodstone series.

"I put off trying to actually write until I retired. Now, I am thrilled to complete each story that comes to me." Read More »

Flash Fiction: Scary First Haircut

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A boy gets his first haircut before starting Kindergarten in September 1965. Read More »

Interview with Actress/Author Shari Rigby

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The Lord is always giving us opportunity to grow and start building for us. He did that at a very young age for me. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Greening of Asia’ by Mark L. Clifford

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The book reinforces the need for every country around the world to monitor the use of natural resources or the often-unintended destruction of waterways, land, and forests. Read More »