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Trump and the cursed golden stool – A Folktale

by IRENE FOWLER, Contributor January 20, 2023 marked the second year anniversary of Joe Biden’s presidency. In the immediate aftermath of his electoral victory, I wrote a folktale/fable condemning Trump’s villainy and depravity. Folktales are stories originating in popular culture … Continue reading

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A Floral Universe Award

by IRENE FOWLER, Contributor “A flower’s appeal is in its contradictions –so delicate in form yet strong in fragrance, so small in size yet big in beauty, so short in life yet long on effect.”– Terri Guillemets “Flowers always make … Continue reading

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A Cinderella Story

by IRENE FOWLER, Contributor “Well, there’s one thing: they can’t order me to stop dreaming.” – Cinderella “In order to rise from its own ashes, a phoenix first must burn.” – Octavia Butler “Many waters cannot quench love, Neither can … Continue reading

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Jack Smith and Jan 6

by IRENE FOWLER, Contributor Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, November 18, 2022 Appointment of a Special Counsel “Attorney General Merrick B. Garland announced today the appointment of former career Justice Department prosecutor and former … Continue reading

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2023 – The Power of One

by IRENE FOWLER, Contributor “I have learned that in each of us there burns a flame of independence that must never be allowed to go out. That as long as it exists within us we cannot be destroyed.” Bryce Courtenay – … Continue reading

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A Holiday Greeting from Irene

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Speaker Pelosi – A Life in the Sun

by IRENE FOWLER, Contributor The lioness roared and determined it was time to leap into the thickets and marshlands of a Presidential impeachment; taking the whole Pride with her and using the last of her nine lives to fight a … Continue reading

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One Global Town Square

by IRENE FOWLER, Contributor “Imagine there’s no countries It isn’t hard to do Nothing to kill or die for And no religion, too Imagine all the people Living life in peace … Imagine all the people Sharing all the world … Continue reading

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Lilies of the Field

by IRENE FOWLER, Contributor “Solomon in all his glory was not dressed as beautifully as they are.” – Matthew 6:29 “The fountain of love is the rose, and the lily the sun and the dove.” – Heinrich Heine “And the … Continue reading

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Unhalloween Monsters

by IRENE FOWLER, Contributor “In the event of a threat to the territorial integrity of our countryand to defend Russia and our people, we will certainly make useof all weapon systems available to us. This is not a bluff.” – … Continue reading

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