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THE LONG SHADOW: Flannery O’Connor’s Masterful Use of Dread and Foreboding in “A Good Man Is Hard to Find”

Copyright © 2014 by Margaret Langstaff, All Rights Reserved. THE LONG SHADOW Scholars and critics have poured over O’Connor’s amazing literary achievement in her story “A Good Man Is Hard to Find” for decades. The power and inevitability of the … Continue reading

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GOOD PEOPLE DOING GREAT THINGS “The Compassion Gap”

Relative to our focus on “Good People Doing Great Things” (soon to have its own site on WP) is a telling, informative editorial in yesterday’s Sunday, New York Times. “The Compassion Gap” New York Times, Sun., Mar. 2, 2014 by … Continue reading

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GOOD PEOPLE DOING GREAT THINGS –“News Flash!!!”

As of 3/14/2014,GOOD PEOPLE DOING GREAT THINGS now has its OWN SITE! http://www.goodpeopledoinggreatthings.com It’s still sketchy, only three posts so far, but it will flesh out fairly quickly. Please … visit, follow and, most of all, participate and contribute. We … Continue reading

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What You Can Do Right Now to Make a Difference, a Tonic for Our Times

The following I suspect needs very little prologue, for as Shakespeare said, “the past is prologue,” (check the news, old and new), and as Flannery O’Connor said, “the violent bear it away.” ” Things fall apart, the center will not hold” … Continue reading

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The Universe According to Sarah Jo McCorkle of Viburnum Lane

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN (e.g., anything with a pulse on this planet) A Matter of Ultimate Significance A Major Advancement in Human Knowledge  *S*H*O*C*K*I*N*G Paradigm Shift `Coming Soon from CHP   The Viburnum Lane Bubble Bath Hypothesis & The New … Continue reading

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