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The lies we create to feel a sense of belonging

Belonging can come at too great a cost. Evan depicts a sense of belongingness in most of her stories but some more than others. Characters have let their lies and actions cloud their judgment. That’s what happened in two of the short stories “Snake” and “Someone Ought to Tell Her There’s Nowhere to Go” in the book Before You Suffocate…

Local women regain sense of ‘self worth’ through original wool creations

“I was in a coma and I came back to life; now I am respected, my children and grandchildren visit me and I can provide for them.” These are some of the testimonies Aghadeer Jweihan, director of the Princess Taghrid Institute recalled of the women beneficiaries of the Pure Felt Jordan project, conducted by the institute in collaboration with the…

How do belli, verga and serao voice a sense of collective identity?

I Sonetti Romaneschi (1865) , I Malavoglia (1881) and Il Ventre di Napoli (1884) , by Belli, Verga and Serao respectively all work to voice a sense of collective identity for the lower class and expose their socio-economic challenges to wider Italy. One can summarise I Sonneti as ‘a manifesto denouncing the corruption and wrongdoings of the ruling class whilst…

How scads benazir was driven by a sense of predetermination

How scads Benazir was driven by a sense of predetermination and how much was she the capability of the peculiar circumstances of her existence is a question for historians to answer. But if any finish can be drawn from the tale of her existence it is that she managed to hang on to her fatality even when she was initially…

Microchipping: it makes good horse sense

Sarah and Joe Merkelbach experienced the 2016 Blue Cut fire in the Cajon Pass, so they knew it was important to show up at John and Dawn Fiedler’s Phelan property on Saturday. The Merkelbachs wanted to take advantage of the opportunity to get their four horses microchipped. They weren’t alone. Several horse owners made the trip the Fiedlers’ to have…

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