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Ferocious Jabari

Ferocious Jabari * By Dorothy Hagan 2019 While explaining to 7th graders the Ways to combat the haters, the ignorant And race baiters, I said plan to ignore And then I implored them to guard their souls as They invent … Continue reading

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Tammy Labude: I Think I’ll BE

Facebook isn’t always politics and kitty cats. And it wasn’t for me today. It was the mournful media that informed me of a personal loss so heartfelt it is difficult to describe. How do you describe having known an honest-t0-goodness … Continue reading

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Speak Those Goals

It was the end of a brutal year. I found myself facing a divorce, single-parenthood, a draining job and pretty much the loss of everything I thought life had set out before me. But for the wise advice from a … Continue reading

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The First Thousand Words…Are on the Page

The first thousand words have given birth to…no… The first thousand words have been launched into…eh… The first thousand words have…maybe…taken flight…total bleh… The first thousand words…are on the page. There we go. That will suffice. There are few experiences … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Workshops: Houston, Texas

Come and join us for some informal creative writing workshops this June. These sessions will be Saturday mornings, June 2, 9, 16 and 23, from 9 am to 12 noon. Details below. Come to one workshop or enjoy all four. … Continue reading

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