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Christopher Columbus Had a Secret

Did you know that Columbus was looking for China when he found Cuba? In Columbus’ day most people believed the world was round, only they weren’t aware of the Pacific Ocean. When Christopher Columbus and his mates set sail they … Continue reading

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Cut The Fat

A writer’s dilemma is editing; it causes us to write and rewrite until we have taken out every unnecessary word without losing the meaning. We also don’t use two or three words when one will do. In the following, I … Continue reading

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How Were These 13 Ice Displays Created?

This winter wonder world was put together for the Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in China. I have seen a few ice sculptures but nothing like these. The photos are all from AP.   I just can’t believe people … Continue reading

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Columbus Thought Cuba Was China

Did you know that Columbus was looking for China and found Cuba? image credit/123greetings.com Origins of Columbus Day A U.S. national holiday since 1937, Columbus Day commemorates the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the New World on October 12, 1492. … Continue reading

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