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broken

Poet’s Corner: “Broken Places” – Brittany DiGiacomo

Sunday, October 5th, 2014
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Broken Places I I wake mid sleep from the soft slap of your hand. Draped beads clack against the closet door as the waves from

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running

Matt Fitzgerald’s 80/20 Running
Why Fast Doesn’t Always Win the Race

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
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Being told to slow down in order to run faster might sound like a contradiction, but that is exactly the advice expert trainer and sports

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Hummingbird

Poet’s Corner: “Approaching Nectar” –
Margaret Sullivan Waldhelm

Sunday, September 28th, 2014
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Approaching Nectar They came in early morning With a shimmering Of green jewels and ruby throats Lured to sweetness from far away From wild wood

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Georgetown Library

How to Publish a Great Book – WAT-AGE Publishing’s
Charlene Giannetti to Speak at Georgetown Library

Saturday, September 27th, 2014
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The world of book publishing has changed dramatically, not only in how people read books, but in how those books find their way into a

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Early MOrning Sky

Poet’s Corner: “Grateful” – Esther Cohen

Sunday, September 21st, 2014
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Grateful French psychiatrist Jacques Lacan, big theories, he says we qualify all our pleasures. Yes, But. We aren’t naturally grateful enough. This year I’d like

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books

Banned Books Week Preview Party

Saturday, September 20th, 2014
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“History proves there is no better advertisement for a book than to condemn it for obscenity.” Holbrook Jackson The Martin Luther King Jr. Library at 901

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Bittersweet audio

Bittersweet: Introducing the Latimer Twins

Monday, September 15th, 2014
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Neither pair of twins was quite identical, which led to fierce debates as to what exactly constituted “identical” in twins. Best-selling Australian author Colleen McCullough

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stepping stones

Poet’s Corner: “Stone Love” – Joanna Clapps Herman

Sunday, September 14th, 2014
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  I search the river bed Feeling for stones Use only my toes   Curl my distal digits around Pick them up with these unhands

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