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25 Most Recent Cultures Short Stories

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Amal's Story: Why Can't I Be A Child Part Two (Sensitive Subject Matter by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
It is nearing time for our evening meal so I must prepare that for A'zam before he gets home. I must also tend to the baby. I pray to Allah that the baby I am carrying is healthy and is a boy. I know that would make A'zam proud as well as spare the child to much grief. ..
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Amaroq's Story by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Inuit child shares his story. (This story and the previous one I did about Sikik Eegeesiak were inspired in part by watching the movie, "Brother Bear", in which we got on video yesterday!) Hope you enjoy!~..
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Amere's Journal Feb.20.07 by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Being a Christian is often an offense punishable by death or torture in Kabul, and we were not ready to fact that kind of pain. ..
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Amere's Journal March.27.06 by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Amere updates her journal after months of not writing.....
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Amere's Journal: Aug.06.06 by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Nilofar is doing well, she speaks English really well now, and now Mom says once she stars she won't stop LOL. ..
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Amere's Journal: Between Two Cultures by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
We are Afghani yes, but we are American as well, but first and foremost we are Christians, and the good book tells us to Judge Not... ..
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Amere's Journal; Sept.26.07 by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
As for me I like Highschool, I am taking a creative writing class and am discovering I like it, and am taking some advanced classes, and a World Religion class, which I really don't care for, I am a Christian through and through. ..
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Amere's Journals The Heart of An American Afghani Girl: Dec.27.07 by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Mother. Thanfully we came to America, and we became Christians. I am not forced into an abusive marriage but allowed to be the child that I am, but still I have my worries and my griefs. We all do I guess, but I pray hard for our troops in Iraq in Afghanistan stationed all over the world, I pray ..
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American Idolatry by Mac Dallas
The modern warship of American Idols..
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Among the Beautiful People by Sara Penrod
The first in a series of short-shorts I wrote that are 251 words long...
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An African Safari by Mary Elshaday
George is a man born and raised in England. He embarks on a journey to the dark continent.....
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An Anatomy of Phrases by Chandra Ghosh Jain
butterflies in his stomach, spiders crawling up his spine..
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An Essay: My Mom Doesn't Speak English. (By Carmen Zapata, aged 11) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Hispanic girl writes about her mother, who doesn't speak English, and the problems it causes for her...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary (Part Five) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Aama writes in her journal while waiting to see the school nurse; she's come down with a case of the chickenpox...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary (Part Four) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Our little Inuk friend, Aama Qu'urialuq, writes in her journal. She has some sad news...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary (Part One) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Inuit girl starts a diary, recording her deepest thoughts...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary (Part Three) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Aama, aged 13 now, writes in her journal, to let us know how she is doing in the cold, frozen tundra...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Aama, a twelve-year-old Inuk (Eskimo) girl, writes another entry in her brand new journal/diary...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary. (Part Eleven) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Aama writes in her journal while waiting to go to sleep for the night...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary. (Part Nine) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Aama writes of what's been going on with her life in her journal...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary. (Part Ten) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Our little Inuk friend in northernmost Alaska updates us on what has been going on in her (cold) part of the world...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary. (Part Twelve) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Young Native Alaskan Aama Tyorek writes in her journal to let her friends know what she's been up to...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary. (Part Eight) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Young Alaska Native Aama Qu'urilaaq writes in her journal. She's now fourteen, still a very part of the frozen landscape she lives in...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary. (Part Seven) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Young Aama takes some time to write in her journal before helping her family with the chores...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary. (Part Six) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Aama, Native Alaskan, writes another entry into her journal...
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An Inuit Girl's Diary. (Part Thirteen) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Native Alaskan Aama Tyorek writes in her diary...
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An Unexpected Surprise, Or Sari G. Comes To Visit...(By Louisiana Sandusky) ~Part One~ by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Louisiana is shocked when her friend from Finland, Sari Gustaffssenn, shows up unexpectedly at the hospital where she works. She doesn't recognize her at first because she has her hair cut, and she looks completely different than the last time they saw each other...
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An Update, By Sari (By Sari Annike Gustaffssenn) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Sari Gustaffssenn, from Finland, wanted to let her friends know how she is faring...
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An Update: Keserian Moore, Spring 2010. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Keserian Moore writes to let us know what has been going on with him...
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An Update: Mattaq Eegeesiak, September 2011. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Native Alaskan Mattaq Eegeesiak writes in his journal upon rising for the day. He updates us on what is going on in his life...
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An Update: Wyndi Storm Piestala, August 2009. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Wyndi Piestala, of Prescott, Arizona, is now living with her friend, Rainbow Eaglefeather; she updates us on what has been going on with her since her last entry of several months ago. Image (C) 2006, Karla Dorman...
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An Update: Wyndi Storm Piestala, March 2009. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Wyndi Storm Piestala in Arizona updates us on her life...
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An Update: Aama Tyorek, February 2012. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
An Inuit girl updates us on her life...
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An Update: Aama Tyorek, Spring 2014. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Inuit girl (now age 16) updates her us on her life via her online journal...
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An Update: Adia Shwange, Africa, Winter 2012. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A little Maasai girl updates her story. Adia is now nine years old...
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An Update: Auuniq, Winter 2013 -- The Long Dark. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A ten-year-old First Nations boy, Auuniq Titaquaalaq, who is now in the fifth grade, updates his story...
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An Update: Bright Sunshine's Story, Continued by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
The little Maasai girl who was in America for life saving surgery last year is back. She lets us know what has been going on with her...
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An Update: Fahid Al Mahood, Winter 2014. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Fahid Al Mahood updates us on what has been going on in her life...
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An Update: Gabrielo (Bust-A-Move) Bustamente, Winter 2012. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A teenage boy with a physical disability updates his journal. Image of fuzzy dandelion (c) 2011, by Karla Dorman...
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An Update: Gabrielo Bustamente, May 2014. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Gabrielo "Bust-A-Move" Bustamente from Nashville, Tennessee, updates us on what is going on with him and his life...
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An Update: M'Buti Ayala Moore Sormiento by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
M'Buti Ayala Moore Sormiento, busy with her family, updates us on what is up in her world. She has found out that she is pregnant with yet another child, her seventh...
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An Update: Mattaq Eegeesiak, Fall 2013. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Mattaq Eegeesiak writes in his journal. He was working, but kidney troubles and diabetes have taken that away, and he is worried about his future...
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An Update: Mattaq Eegeesiak, Feb. 2012. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Mattaq Eegeesiak from Alaska updates us on what has been going on with him. Image (c) 2011, by Karla Dorman...
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An Update: Mattaq Eegeesiak, Feb. 2014. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Mattaq Eegeesiak from Alaska is recovering from his recent kidney transplant...
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An Update: Mattaq Eegeesiak, February 2011. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Mattaq Eegeesiak updates us on his life. He lives in Barrow, Alaska. Image of sunset (c) 2011, by Karla Dorman...
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An Update: Mattaq Eegeesiak, Summer 2011. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Native Alaskan Mattaq Eegeesiak updates us on his life in the Arctic Circle. Image of sunrise (c) 2010, by Karla Dorman (yes, I know there are no trees in the Arctic, but this was the picture I wanted to use! LOL)...
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An Update: Meegin Christina Quigley, Late Summer 2012. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Aussie Meegin Quigley updates us on what has been going on with her. Image of summer flowers (c) 2011, by Karla Dorman...
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An Update: Meegin Quigley, Almost Fall, 2014. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Meegin Quigley of Sydney, Australia, updates her story...
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An Update: Meegin Quigley, Winter 2011. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Meegin Quigley from Sydney, Australia, updates us on what has been going on in her world...
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An Update: Mexican White-Boy, Winter 2014. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Arturo Jiminez of San Antonio, Texas, updates us as to what is going on with him and his family...
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