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depression? by DropDeadGirl
Gifts of the TravellerAll of us in some way or another are on a journey, for some of us we never leave home, yet we discover many things about ourselves and those around us as we travel (travail) through life. For others, this journey demands leave taking of those that we love, cherish and respect.
This weekend, my journey took me to Holland, Manitoba, and while that is an interesting story in which I met once again some very wonderful people, it is the story of Vincent Gabriel Kirouac that I wish to tell.
The road to Holland passes a Monastery. It is not a place that I have been to often, but I have passed it many times. A couple of weeks ago we had lunch with good friends and they offered us some amazing cheese made at this very Monastery. So, as my path took me this way, I was determined to stop and purchase some cheese. After a brief visit with the monks, I had made my purchase, and I was driving south along the road back to the main hig
Food In Focus: The Flavors Of India
FOOD IN FOCUS: The Flavors of India
Food is a universal language
One we all speak on a daily basis. We indulge in its savory, sweet, salty, sour or spicy flavors depending on our cravings of the day. Its tantalizing flavors draw us in and delight our taste buds. With each region of the globe creating its own unique cuisine, there are numerous delicious journeys you can take. So let’s embark on a culinary adventure as we explore delicious faire from around th
The Desert at Galaxy's Edge
The Desert at Galaxy's Edge
A Short Story by Emily Weber
The man was afraid of her. If he’d known she was a fifty year old woman, perhaps he wouldn’t be. She was enshrouded in her police suit; the heavy fabric, armor and helmet hid every clue that she might be a woman. She was tall and muscular from years of servitude to the Galactic Government, making the illusion complete.
“Papers, please.” Her androgynous voice echoed about the space station’s dome.
The man’s arms were shaking. His eyes darted from her reflective visor to the two-headed creature coiled about her left arm. He held the papers out the window of his space craft, almost dropping them.
“If you’re not a criminal, you have nothing to fear.” She said reassuringly.
True WitnessI did not wish to come here...
I do not wish to stay..
I do no wish to see it...
But I must not turn away...
There has to be true witness...
someone has to know...
Someone must remember...
Else truth will never grow...
I will watch now and remember...
For those who do not see...
How truth itself was bended...
As if a Bonsai Tree...
And only one to witness...
And that singleton is me...
But I do no wish to be here...
And I fear what I shall See...
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