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Why JWOW?

Everyone reads. Whether it be the newspaper, a Facebook or Twitter feed, fiction or non-fiction. Reading transports us to places we might not otherwise visit. Reading compels us to tap into emotions and feelings that lie below the surface in the everyday hum drum of life. Author Jeannette Winterson stated: “reading is like a dose […]

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Theen ... via Foter.com

Find Your Sentence

This month I will be 48 years old. That’s an impossible and unbelievable sentence to write. Aging comes with baggage: cultural implications and physical consequences. I’m decaying and disappearing according to contemporary understandings. Even while refuting this popular narrative, I do feel that I’m shifting into another phase and not without panic. This week I […]

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