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Ant-Man and the Wasp Transforms a Skeptic

My friend can be skeptical. As we walked towards the movie theater he announced, "If we don't like it we can always leave." To which I replied, "I'm staying."

Perhaps 5 minutes into the film, he leaned over in a stage whisper and said...


What Happened to the Dream?
The Basically Brooklyn Series
by Jon Simonds

We know they're here and they come from places with names like Yemen and Iraq, Somali and Haiti; Vietnam and Cambodia and Costa Rica and Mexico.

We see them in places like Los Angeles and Chicago and Portland and New York where Trump is from... continued

Thoughts on Painting the California Landscape
by Daisy Cockburn

I felt connected with the renewing energies of Spring

and the full water of the Mattole River, just across the road from where I live,

and captivated by the evening light, which creates a sense of glowing magic,

like a passing funfair, in the landscape I'm part of...


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