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What Really Happened on Saturday, August 12, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia

Sometime toward mid-July, Jon Quesenberry woke up from a disturbing dream. “A torch–I can only describe it as ‘an angry torch’ was coming down on Charlottesville to set it on fire.” There was also a date impressed on his mind: … Continue reading

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RAISING THE PHOENIX – June 1, 2017

GOLDEN RULE to meet PHOENIX in the Sacramento River Delta July 5-6 Dear Friends of the Yacht Phoenix, So much to tell you! We have had $1,300 contributed to the Raising the Phoenix Fund since setting up the PhoenixofHiroshima.org website, … Continue reading

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Meriams’s promise of release denied by Sudan

Don’t stop praying yet!  Abdullahi al-Azreg, under-secretary at the Sudanese foreign ministry, told the BBC on Saturday that Ms Ibrahim, 27, sentenced to 100 lashes for having sex with her Christian husband and sentenced to death for “converting from Islam,” … Continue reading

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Meriam and the Mighty Moseses

I have been praying this morning for Meriam Ibrahim, 27, a Christian woman in a Sudanese prison–with her 20-month old son Martin and 1-day-old baby daughter Maya.  Meriam has been imprisoned since September, most of that time chained to the … Continue reading

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The Reynolds Family, the Nuclear Age–

–and a Brave Wooden Boat. This is Book #3: INTRODUCTION This book is a compilation of personal memories first written as newspaper or magazine articles or posted on my blogs, quotes from Reynolds family books long out of print, particularly … Continue reading

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MUM: The Conscience, Courage, and Compassion of Barbara Reynolds

This is Book #2. INTRODUCTION I asked her once why she was nicknamed Mum “You called me that,” she said, “when you were little.” Mum (see Wikipedia: Barbara Leonard Reynolds) came a long way in her 74 years. You’d never … Continue reading

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My first elephant

“Even if only the people in your writing group read your memoirs or stories or novel, even if you only wrote your story so that one day your children would know what life was like when you were a child … Continue reading

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