NewsThe Universe Playing Strings, a novel, recently released by the University of New Mexico Press. For details visit R. M. Kinder.
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Last week, which was the last week to this year’s summer, I visited Phong Nguyen’s Writing for Publication class. The students were generous in asking questions about The Universe Playing Strings and then we just discussed writing—whether or not to … Continue reading
These photos are of the Community Rose Garden in Warrensburg, located on the northwest corner of Burkarth and Gay. The garden is maintained primarily by members of the Pioneer Garden Club (Chairwoman Sue Evans) with assistance from the Master Gardners. … Continue reading
Many books I’ve loved caught me with just a few words. I’m sure the conflict was at least hinted, but what hooked me was not the conflict. It was the draw of language and tone, authority or beauty, or both. … Continue reading
The media should take the high road and not repeat any bully’s ugly words. If a bully is mean enough, he might delight in having his humiliation of others broadcast, his very words repeated over and over. Maybe he wants … Continue reading
We discovered this morning that the package of Purina Beggin Strips we purchased held a different treat, something similar to a pig-in-the-blanket. I took photos of the packaging and the contents, then called the 800 number provided. My intent was … Continue reading