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25 Most Recent Cultures Short Stories

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An Update: Sari Annike Constantinos, July 2010. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Sari, Nikolas, and family are in the U.S.A., visiting some friends. They are looking forward to celebrating America's birthday. Image of firework (C) 2007, by Karla Dorman...
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An Update: Sari And Nikolas Constantinos And Family, Winter 2014. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Sari Constantinos from Finland updates us on the lives of herself and her family...
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An Update: Sari And Nikolas, Spring 2011. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Sari Constantinos updates us on their lives. She has found out that she is two months pregnant with her (soon to be) fourth child. Image of pink flowers (c) 2011, by Karla Dorman...
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An Update: Sari Annike Constantinos And Family, Late Summer 2012. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Sari Annike Constantinos updates us on what has been going on with her and her family. She is pregnant with her fifth child, which is, as it turns out, a boy. Image (c) by Robert Berdan...
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An Update: Sari Annike Constantinos, February 2012. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Sari Annike Constantinos of Ivalo, Finland, updates us on what has been going on in her world. Image (c) 2011, by Robert Berdan...
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An Update: Sari Constantinos And Family, Fall 2013. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Sari is busy raising her brood and trying to keep her health in check. She now has five children; she had a baby boy almost one year ago...
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An Update: Sari's Story, By Sari Annike Gustaffssenn by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Our perky Finnish friend writes us all the way from her homeland and gives us a lowdown on what is new with her. She has been doing fairly well, but she has lately come down with some puzzling symptoms, including unexplained fatigue, weakness, and pain in her muscles, like she is coming down with a ..
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An Update: Sikik Grace Eegeesiak, Her Story, Part Two by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
The Inuit woman from Barrow, Alaska, stops by for a social call and lets us know what is up with her. Like all my characters, she has her good times and not so good times; and she wanted to share them in this writing...
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An Update: The GreyWolf Clan, Summer 2010. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
One of my lesser-known families updates us on their lives. Image of fiery sunset (C) 2009, by Karla Dorman...
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An Update: Tottie And Bob Brighton, Summer 2012. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Australian parents Tottie and Robert Brighton update their lives...
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An Update: Tottie And Bobbo Brighton, Winter 2013. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Bob and Tottie Ruth Brighton are vacationing in the States for a few weeks from Australia; they are looking forward to seeing old friends...
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An Update: Windy Thundercloud, February 2012. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A woman who had lost both legs in a train accident updates us on her life. Image (c) 2010, by Karla Dorman...
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An Update: Wyndi Storm Piestala, Summer 2011. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Native American Wyndi Storm Piestala updates us on her life and what is going on in her world...
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Angelina. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
An Italian-American girl is proud of her roots. Image of honey bee (C) 2010, by Karla Dorman (taken in our yard)...
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Annike's Journal (Entry Five) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Annike Terggen of Ivalo, Finland, updates us on what is going on. (She is a friend to Sari Gustaffssenn-Constantinos.)..
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Annike's Journal (Entry Four) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Annike Josephine Terggen of Ivalo, Finland, continues her journaling after a lengthy absence. Image (C) 2010, Karla Dorman...
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Annike's Journal (First Entry) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A friend of Sari Constantinos starts a journal, writes about herself. Like Sari, Annike Terggen has to deal with chronic illness. She has fibromyalgia...
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Annike's Journal. (Second Entry) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Annike Terggen writes in her journal upon arriving home from her doctor's appointment...
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Annike's Journal. (Third Entry) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Annike, Sari's friend, writes in her jouranl prior to going to bed. ..
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Anoosh. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A boy from India shares his story. Image (c) 2011, by Karla Dorman...
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Another Man's Poison by John Howard Reid
This is the original version of this story. I had an argument with my publisher regarding the footnotes. He argued that no-one reads footnotes, so they were dropped for the version printed in "Mexican Autumn", my book of inter-related stories set in Bahia de los angeles...
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Another Update, By Sari Gustaffssenn by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Sari drops in for another social call, just to let us know what is up with her...
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Anuragini's Story Continues (Missy Writes) by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
We are going to start Anuragini in therapy, and Friday she went for a physical, she has some issues due from being malnourished she is small for her age, and has poor dental health, as well as some weakness, she has weak bones, but the doctors think all of this can be overcome with a good diet full..
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Read excerpt from Are The Seniors Passed Over? Are The Seniors Passed Over? by James Samdavid1
Are The Senior Citizens Passed Over? My first response to that question would be a very firm yes. Having graduated into that select and wonderful group, I experience it almost everyday of my life. Oh, there are still a lot of people that come from the old school way of thinking and still ha..
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Aunt Joyce eats a worm by Tony May Sr.
Could it be that love is present still here and now even as we live and endure circumstances of our day to day lives,here,not only now but in so many other,instances? If one lives long enough and we are blessed as we reflect we may find the answer is yes...
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Aurora Borealis' Story. (Yup'ik Inuit) (Part One) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Alaska Native girl shares her story...
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Aurora Skydancer's Journal (February 26, 2008) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Aurora writes in her journal, the first time she's been able to in several months; she keeps us informed as to what's been going on with her. Photo (c) 2006, Karla Dorman...
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Aurora Skydancer's Journals (November 3, 2007) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Aurora Skydancer is slowly inching her way to better health. She has been enjoying her days out of the nursing home, taking every advantage of them...
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Auuniq's Story. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Inuit boy shares his story...
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Auuniq's Story. (Part Three) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Auuniq Titaquaalaq of Nunuvut, in northern Canada, updates us on his world...
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Auuniq's Story. (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Auuniq Titaquaalaq of Canada continues his story of living in a frozen wonderland, where it is cold most of the year...
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Auuniq's Story. (Part Five) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Native Canadian Auuniq Titaquaalaq continues his story...
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Auuniq's Story. (Part Three) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A First Nations boy from northern Arctic Canada continues his story...
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Aw Shucks! by David Arthur Walters
Parolees can't leave the state!..
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Ayayou. (Part One) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A ten-year-old girl adopted from China shares her story...
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Ayayou. (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Ayayou Xi Fong continues her story. She is ten years old...
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Ba. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
"I wish everyone could have a Ba in their lives." A young Chinese-American girl writes about her father...
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Ba. (Part Three) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Winnie Ming updates us on the lives of her family and herself, in particular, her father...
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Ba. (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Winnie Ming continues her story. The Chinese character illustration is th symbol for "Father"...
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Baby Boomers in the 'Hood by Beverly Mahone
Do you know your neighbors?..
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Bad Boy's rule, but I don't have a girlfriend by Tony May Sr.
The day of the gentleman is over, if it ever existed...
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Bali and Dance and Multidimensional Knowing by Rosalie Heart
This true story is about an inner knowing that I needed to travel to Bali, Indonesia to recover my memory of the importance of dance in my life...
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Bean-Picker: Enselmo's Story. (Part One) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A man picks beans to make a living, so he can provide for his family, who are back in his native Mexico. His number one dream is to bring them to the United States of America to live...
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Because of a Dream by Michelle Mills
Memories.....
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Beyond Samhair by Paul Mc Cann
Good versus evil transcends both time and place . ..
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Black History Month: A time for reflection by Beverly Mahone
It's hard to celebrate Black History Month when you work in Corporate America...
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Blaming Kemper by David Arthur Walters
A Kansas City dynastic family is to blame for almost everything including Iraq..
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Blue Ghosts. (Part One) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A man serving in the Marines tries to adjust to the differences in Afghanistan. What bothers him the most is the fact that the women are heavily clothed or are hidden from plain sight altogether...
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Bill's Journalings (May 6, 2007) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Bill has just woken up; he is trying to recover from the Crawfish Festival, where he and his family have been for the past few days. One more day to go, and then he and the gang head on back to Tennessee to continue recovering. They had a wonderful time, as you can imagine...
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Blue Ghosts. (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
The Marine soldier writing this story is coping with the indignity he sees being played out against women and female children, feeling helpless as to stop it...
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3. Abuela.
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7. revised Wings
8. The Ronee' Files: Crawfish Festival Time!!
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10. Neela's Story.
11. An Update: Aama Tyorek, Spring 2014.
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