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25 Most Recent Cultures Short Stories

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Bobbo's Journal (Entry #3) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Bob (Bobbo) Brighton writes in his journal; he and his bride-to-be, Tottie Witherspoon, are getting married in only a few short weeks; as you can imagine, he is excited...
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Bobbo's Journals (Entry #2) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Bob ('Bobbo') Brightman of Australia writes in his journal; he has some exciting news to share...
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Borrowed Times by Sandra Mushi
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Boston Tea Party by Richard Kallao
original..
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Braison's Story (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Young Native child, Braison Running Bear, aged 11, continues to share his story. He and his family are going to attend their city's annual Fourth of July celebration; like any boy, he is looking forward to the hot dogs and the fireworks. Image (C) 2008, Karla Dorman...
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Braison's Story. (Part Five) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Braison Running Bear is worried about the possibility of bad weather tomorrow in Oklahoma, where he lives with his family. Image (C) 2007, Karla Dorman...
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Braison's Story. (Part Four) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Braisen Running Bear, now twelve, updates us on what has been going on in his life in Oklahoma...
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Braison's Story. (Part Six) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Braison Running Bear of Chickasha, Oklahoma, updates us on his life...
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Braison's Story: Part One. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Native American boy shares his story...
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Brandy's Story. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A friend of Katherine's shares her story. Like Katherine, she's a beauty pageant contestant, but she happens to enjoy what she does...
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Braxton's Story: A Boy Living In Two Worlds. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A nine-year-old boy of mixed racial heritage can't decide which one to remain loyal to...
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Bride Price by Sandra Mushi
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Bright Sunshine's Story ~Conclusion~ by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
The final installment in Bright Sunshine Tjahiti's series of stories. This won't be the last I write of her; I will keep you updated from time to time about her. Stay tuned~ This is the final update, as recorded by Louisiana Sandusky, who is her nurse...
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Bright Sunshine's Story, Part Two by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
The continuing saga of the little Maasai girl from Tanzania who came to America for lifesaving surgery...
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Bright Sunshine's Story..A Maasai Girl Comes To America by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young girl from Tanzania comes to America for lifesaving surgery. She has spina bifida and other health problems. ..
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Bullfights & Burgers by Maggie Dove by Maggie Dove
A year in Spain made me realize that I was a true American...
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Bullies Run to Mama by David Arthur Walters
Mama protects bullies..
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Cajun Mardi Gras Memories (By Ronee' Le-Anne Reaux, aged 14) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Cajun girl reminiesces on the times she went to the Cajun Mardi Gras in Lafayette, Louisiana, when she was younger...
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Celebration of Education by Leonie Campbell
Education, Health care, and sufficient food...this is something that all people should have access to, as of right.....
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Charles' Story. (Part Eight) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Charles Quigley updates us on his life, as well as the life of his sister, who lives back "home" in Darwin, Australia, where he lived until 1o years ago, when he moved to "the States"...
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Charles' Story. (Part Nine) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Charles Quigley is working again, but he isn't making nearly as much money. He updates us on what has been going on with him as well as his younger sister, who still lives in their native Australia. Image (c) 2011, by Karla Dorman...
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Charles' Story. (Part Seven) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Charles Quigley updates us on what has been going on with him (and his sister, Meegin, back in Australia). Image (C) 2010, Karla Dorman...
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Charles' Story. (Part Six) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Charles Quigley writes an update as to what he is doing, along with an update about his sister, Meegin, who has since returned to her home in Australia...
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Charles' Story. (Part Three) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Charles' sister Meegin is out of the hospital; she is now at home, where she can continue her recovery from recent stomach surgery. Image (C) 2007, Karla Dorman...
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Charles' Story. (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Charles updates us on his sister Meegin; he is excited because she gets out of the hospital tomorrow, just a few days shy of a month-long stay. Image (C) 2009, Karla Dorman...
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Charles' Story. (Part Four) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Charles Quigley updates us on his sister's status, as she continues to recover from peritonitis. She is doing better, much to his relief...
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Children Without A Place: The Children of Darfur by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
I do not want to sound angry or bitter, but anger and bitterness tends to go with the territory of war. Hate and anger are what drives us to war, what drives us full of hate. ..
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Chinese School. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A girl is learning Chinese, as a part of understanding her dual heritage, but it isn't nearly as easy as it seems. This is her story...
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Chuy. (Part One) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A Hispanic-American boy shares his story. He is a cousin of Arturo Jiminez's...
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Chuy. (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Chuy (Charles) Villarreal continues his story. He lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his family. Image (C) 2006, Karla Dorman...
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coal fire by Bill reyland
A fictional short story set in India ..
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Coin Toss by Mary Llewellyn Nisson
It's hard to remain culturally sensitive when the to do list at work is longer than ever...
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Coming To America! Kibiki's Story Continues by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A 17-year-old exchange student from Tanzania, Kibiki Afiya Ntanta, comes to America, where she will be attending school for her senior year. She is of the Maasai tribe, and she is very tall and elegant looking. She will be staying with the Mulligan family of Nashville, Tennessee...
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Compassion Zone Putas by David Arthur Walters
I encounter a string of virtual putas in downtown Kansas City..
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Conflect #5 by Judy Meeker
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Conflect #6 by Judy Meeker
photo credits Judy C. Meeker..
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Copper's Story (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
There's a new family member in the Morgan family, and Copper Penny, the second oldest child, lets us know what else is new in her world...
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Copper's Story. (Part Four) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Copper Morgan updates us on her life in the hills of Eastern Tennessee, where she lives with her family...
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Copper's Story. (Part Three) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Copper Penny Morgan, now nearly a teenager, shares an update on her life...
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Copper's Story: An Appalachian Girl's Tale. -For Joyce Bowling- by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Appalachian girl living in the mountains of Tennessee tells her story...
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Copper: An Update, August 2009. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young Appalachian girl living in East Tennessee updates us on her life...
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Cotton Comes Home by Mitzi Jackson
Love is rising like a spring he promised he would never leave his body is gone carried past many of streams.....but he comes back to make love to me......cause he loves me ..
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Crawfish Festival Musings (From A Newbie) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A first-timer from Finland attends his first Crawfish Festival in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana. He is in the States visiting friends from Louisiana; they invited him to go to the festival. *Author's note: I have been privileged to have gone to this very festival, way back in May of 1992. I ..
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Crawl Space by David Arthur Walters
Everybody needs some crawl space..
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Credit to the Race: True Story by Cynth'ya cynthyaspeaks@gmail.com
(Name of the Artwork shown: "She Fought To Feel Life" by the artist, Pleasant.) His website is as creative as his art; if one clicks on what appears to be a plain solid black square, an collection appears. To me this is a message in itself: "People see what they choose to discover." Pleasan..
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Crow's chicks-A true story 1 by M.R Rambler
A true story about crow's hatchlings..
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Cruisin'. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A teenage boy looks forward to hanging out with friends and showing off their cars...
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Culture Shock: A Maasai Woman's America by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
I remember it all so well. I was born in Thika, a little village in Kenya, Africa,that is northeast of Nairobi, but I came to America because I wanted to get an education and become a teacher to small children. I remember when I first stepped from the plane: the sights, sounds, an..
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Curlybear's Story. (Part One) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A Native American teenager living in South Dakota shares his story...
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Curlybear's Story. (Part Three) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Joe Curlybear Spirit continues his story. Image (c) 2010, by Karla Dorman...
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