Monthly Archives: March 2019

ON THIS DAY: March 31, 2019

March 31st is Bunsen Burner Day * Cesar Chavez Day * Crayola Crayon Day * Eiffel Tower Day * World Backup Day International Hug A Medievalist Day * International Transgender Day of Visibility * _______________________________________ MORE! Bianca Visconti, Kamala Suraiyya … Continue reading

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A Poem for Women’s History Month

Ada Limón (1976- ) is the author of Lucky Wreck, The Carrying, Bright Dead Things, which was a finalist for the National Book Award, and Sharks in the Rivers.  _________________________ To read her poem, How to Triumph Like a Girl, click

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ON THIS DAY: March 30, 2019

March 30th is Earth Hour * ‘I Am in Control’ Day * National Doctor’s Day * National Pencil Day * Take a Walk in the Park Day Virtual Vacation Day _________________________________________ MORE! Anna Sewell, Shahka Sherkat and Jill Carroll, click

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ON THIS DAY: March 29, 2019

March 29th is Lemon Chiffon Cake Day Mom & Pop Business Owner’s Day Niagara Falls Runs Dry Day * Smoke and Mirrors Day Vietnam War Veterans Day * _________________________________________ MORE! Pearl Bailey, Tina Monzon-Palma and Lara Logan, click

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Word Cloud: RULEBREAKER (Redux – Women’s History Month)

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD My Theatre Arts teacher in high school told me: “You should know the rules before you break them.” It wasn’t an original thought, but most thoughts aren’t – after all, about 108 billion people have been living and … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: March 28, 2019

March 28th is Barnum & Bailey Day * Black Forest Cake Day National Triglycerides Day * Something on a Stick Day Weed Appreciation Day * _______________________________________ MORE! Clara Lemlich, Laura Chinchilla and Iris Chang, click

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ON THIS DAY: March 27, 2019

March 27th is Celebrate Exchange Day * World Theatre Day * Spanish Paella Day Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day International Whisk(e)y Day * _________________________________________ MORE! Jane Colden, Veronika Tushnova and Julia Alvarez, click

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ON THIS DAY: March 26, 2019

March 26th is Nougat Day Spinach Day Legal Assistants Day Live Long and Prosper Day * Epilepsy Awareness Purple Day _______________________________________ MORE! Mary Beale, Mahadevi Verma and Nancy Pelosi, click

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ON THIS DAY: March 25, 2019

March 25th is Mount Vernon Pecan Day * Tolkien Reading Day * National Medal of Honor Day * National Day of Celebration of Greek and American Democracy * International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members International Day … Continue reading

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TCS: A Tiny House Romance

Good Morning! ___________________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a … Continue reading

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