Occidental College in Los Angeles to Create $40 Million Endowment for Barack Obama Scholars Program

GOOD BLACK NEWS Barack Obama in Occidental’s Clapp Library sometime between 1979 and 1981. (PHOTO: THOMAS GRUMMAN) by Mike McPhate via nytimes.com It has long been one of the lesser-known facts about the life of Barack Obama. For all the talk about the former president and his Ivy alma maters — Columbia University and HarvardContinue reading “Occidental College in Los Angeles to Create $40 Million Endowment for Barack Obama Scholars Program”

Tale Weaver – #139 – 28/9/17 – Rejection

Originally posted on Mindlovemisery's Menagerie:
Image: Google Labelled for Re-use. The dictionary tells us rejection means: the dismissing or refusing of a proposal, idea. the action of spurning a person’s affections Your task this week is to compose a tale in which you explore the concept of rejection in whatever way you see it.…

The Ladies of Horror Flash Project – #Horror #author Stacey Turner @Spot_Speaks @Sotet_Angyal #LoH #fiction

Originally posted on Spreading the Writer's Word:
The Ladies of Horror Picture-Prompt Writing Challenge! Rescue Mission by Stacey Turner Clara watched as the ship capsized, the men aboard tumbling into the blue. She held back, watching them flounder and splash ineffectually. Silly, the water was much easier to navigate if you relaxed, cradled in its…


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