Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Little Rock Nine: How Much of What They Did Really Matters Any More?

In 1950, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Brown v. Board of Education that “separate educational facilities are inherently unequal” which led to the integration of public schools in the United States.  In 1959, in Little Rock, Arkansas, nine African … Continue reading

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A Month of 50,000 Words. Ready, Set, Write!

Here is a short poem in honor of all y’all who are taking part of the 2014 NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month.  I’m not with you this year so you just go on ahead without me.  Good luck! NaNoWriMo, a … Continue reading

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Driving Old Roads to Reach Back In Time

I love old roads.  I love poring over old maps and seeing where the original roads went.  I especially love driving those old roads because it takes me back to a time before our modern interstate highways were built and … Continue reading

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