26 Apr 19
Thoughts from Julia

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 25, 2019 Contact: Julia Castilaw,               432-213-0000 Beyond Sports Network pairs up with ESPN to host sport combine LEESBURG, Va. – Beyond Sports Network is coming April 26-28 to Texas Tech University for a sport combine allowing students to showcase their talents for college scouts. During this […]

26 Apr 19
Less Dana, More Good

Twelve boxes and three blanket wrapped body bag sized parcels were picked up this morning from Carter’s room by the storage guys. We cleaned her apartment. Went to lunch and toasted her last dorm. Carter had exam review and I hung around waiting to pick her up. As far as this move is concerned all […]

26 Apr 19
Life on the Massanutten

How many of these old sayings did you use “back in the day”? Mergatroyd! Do you remember that word? Would you believe the spell-checker did not recognize the word Mergatroyd? Heavens to Mergatroyd! The other day a not so elderly (I’d say 75) lady said something to her son about driving a Jalopy; and he […]

26 Apr 19

FILE – This Jan. 25, 2019 file photo shows the Hacienda HealthCare facility in Phoenix. A month after an incapacitated woman gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care facility, a panel is calling on Arizona lawmakers and agencies to make policy changes to protect vulnerable adults from sexual abuse. (AP Photo/Matt York) Gov. Doug Ducey […]

25 Apr 19

Joe Biden formally announced his candidacy for president this morning. He becomes the twentieth Democrat to join the 2020 campaign. And one of the few you had probably heard of before making such an announcement. This is not a criticism or partisan statement. America’s political history shows that notoriety is not essential for success. FROM 2 […]

25 Apr 19
From Tumor 2 Autism

For years, going to the movies was a non-existing part of our lives. Carter would talk loud or have a meltdown from something that didn’t like. He would get bored or scared, or even not walk into the theater at all. This is what we learned!

25 Apr 19

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25 Apr 19
Beyond the Dreamline

This Kashmiri story comes from Angela Carter’s Book of Fairy Tales, published by Virago Press in 2009. The blurb inside the front cover declares ‘once upon a time fairy tales weren’t meant just for children’ and goes on to list a contents of ‘lyrical tales, bloody tales, hilariously funny and ripely bawdy stories from countries […]

25 Apr 19
BND Institute of Media & Culture

Greetings, friends! The BND Summer Media Camp will take place in three locations this summer! I am seeking contributions in the amounts of $50 to $500 to fund student scholarships, laptop computers, supplies (copier paper, ink cartridges, notebooks, etc.) field trips and internships for college students who will work with the summer camp. No donated amount is […]

25 Apr 19
Muskaan's Blog

“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” Sometimes we get so busy with our daily lives we do not take the steps and time necessary to be interactive around […]

25 Apr 19

The novel opens with Carter and his father Julius Kane going to visit Carter’s sister Sadie who lived with her maternal grandparents in London since the death of their mother Ruby Kane. Set a god of chaos captures Julius and destroys the museum.

25 Apr 19
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25 Apr 19

By BENICIA PAW After a long week full of anticipation, Benicia High School students were fortunate enough to get out of school early on a Friday to attend an at-school concert. Instead of taking a math test or listening to a lecture, students enjoyed a much-needed change of pace from school. Especially on the Friday […]

25 Apr 19
Chamomile Has A Blog

I’m going to review one more short story, this one written by de Camp and Carter for the 1969 collection Conan of Cimmeria. It takes place in Asgard, but naturally follows the timeline of de Camp, and is thus well into Conan’s career according to its italicized prologue. Most of the time, however, the only […]