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This essay examines the value of the World Wide Web and the Internet as tools humanity may use for growing into increased unity and mutual affirmation.

He tape-recorded this story in the 1970's, and the tape was discovered after his death in 1980.

She walked just behind Him through the store, always just a half inch from stepping on His heel. She tried to be mindful of His step, His movements. Sudden stops and turns either sent her crashing into His ass or scrambling to keep up. She thought of it as just another duty of hers, to be aware of H[...]

Harris World War II ScrapbookKeith E.

Growing up in a small Illinois town was neither as safe nor as dull as one might suppose.

A piano student at a music conservatory has become disenchanted with the contrast between academic requirements and authentic quality.


From his hospital bed, eighty-year-old Noah Hartman describes his life of love and loss to a compassionate orderly, professing his undying love for his soul mate and one true love, Robin, who also happens to be “the one who got away.” As his family members arrive to bid him goodbye, Noah’s story takes on new life, and he discovers a far greater truth about the past, present, and future. Things are definitely not as they appear as the pieces of a shattered love are put back together in the remarkable final chapter of Noah’s life.

In fact, Captain Greville was a gallant soldier, with...

It was a wild, wet day, settling down to heavy rain as the early darkness closed in, and the Pacific Avenue house presented a gloomy if magnificent aspect to the guest as she came in.

The day has been mild, and is drawing towards its close.

A person of real observation and astuteness, however, would have noticed that Kitty's laughter told a story which was not joy and gladness--neither good humour nor the abandonment of a luxurious...

The Parisians have been enjoying the sunshine.

Tynan to her daughter, who alternately swung backwards and forwards in a big rocking-chair, silently gazing into the distant sky, or sat still and "cackled" as her mother had said.

Itinerant musicians gather round them ragged groups.

The news that Marshall Dean had been placed in arrest by order of the commanding officer of Fort Emory, following as it did close on the heels of the tidings of that young officer's prompt and soldierly handling...