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Books
· Abuse: An Encyclopedia of Causes, Consequences, and Treatment

· Suicide Warfare: Culture, the Military, and the Individual as a Weapon

· Women in Combat: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues)

· Women of Afghanistan in the Post-Taliban Era: How Lives Have Changed . . .

· Women Political Leaders in Africa

· Female Suicide Bombers

· Female Genital Mutilation: Legal, Cultural and Medical Issues

· The Cuban Family: Custom and Change in an Era of Hardship

· Paternity and American Law

· The Women of Afghanistan Under the Taliban


Short Stories
· A Woman Confesses: It's Never Too Late For Lessons In Love -- And LifeLessons in Love and Life


Articles
· Sage Book Chapter: Women Political Leaders in Africa

· Female Genital Mutilation

· Terrorist Attack & Natural Disaster Preparedness

· Susan Cook-Jahme, AuthorsDen, Newsletter Review

· Warren V. Keller: A Visit to His Roots

· Properly Trained Servicewomen Can Overcome Physical Shortcomings

· Overturning Paternity

· Sexual Harassment

· Soviet-Afghan War (1979-1989)

· The "Dear John": Rosemarie Keller Skaine to Bob Trentz


Poetry
· Crossroads

· Eventide

· He Does Me Wrong Song

· Iíll Remember You

· Little Girl, Little Girl

· Wait

· We Live

· I Am Well Fed

· My Horse II

· The Precipice

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· Skaine Signs Two Contracts

· Skaine Interviews on Spotlite Radio

· Skaine presents at UN, Women in Parliament

· Skaine Gives UN Keynote, Terrorism & African Youth

· Query for Writers

· Rosemarie Skaine Keynote Speaker at UN Women 57 Meeting

· Christian Science Monitor Interview


Events
· UN Panelist at Commission on the Status of Women 57

· International Day of the African Child: Terrorism and the Youths of Africa

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by Rosemarie Skaine
Tuesday, July 22, 2003


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Written September 2, 1980
© Rosemarie Skaine, 2003


The far distant figure
Mother
Who in an epitome
Bore you,
Yet who in inconsequence
Lives for you,
Mother


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Reviewed by Regis Auffray 12/24/2006
Indeed some mothers can be totally selfless, Rosemarie. Thank you. Blessings to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Janet Bellinger 4/3/2006
Well put. Although, I think it's healthier for mothers to also live for themselves. I know I do.

Janet

Books by
Rosemarie Skaine



Abuse: An Encyclopedia of Causes, Consequences, and Treatment

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Suicide Warfare: Culture, the Military, and the Individual as a Weapon

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Women in Combat: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues)

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The Women of Afghanistan Under the Taliban

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Women at War

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Female Genital Mutilation: Legal, Cultural and Medical Issues

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The Cuban Family: Custom and Change in an Era of Hardship

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Popular
Poetry
(Family)
  1. For My Dearest Aunt
  2. A Loving Home
  3. Thank You (an acrostic)
  4. Happy Birthday Teenage Granddaughter!
  5. World Heritage Day - April 18
  6. Haiku-The Sea
  7. In my father's house
  8. Happy Birthday Mom
  9. Terminating Failure
  10. A Motherís Embrace
  11. My Precious Daughter - A Father's Wedding
  12. The Lonely Chair
  13. A Special Grandaughter on a Special Day
  14. Coal Miner's Commute
  15. DADDY'S LITTLE GIRL
  16. A Feeling From Within
  17. All the Years
  18. My Long Lost Brother
  19. Always Remember My Sweet Niece
  20. Room With A View

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