Happy Birthday, Scott

Another contribution to the Flax Golden Tales, this time a tale of young and unrequited love, the kind we all know as 'a crush,' from serendipitousweblife

Pic: Mike McQuade for BuzzFeed News  A parallel legal universe, open only to corporations and largely invisible to everyone else, helps executives convicted of crimes escape punishment. Part one of a BuzzFeed News investigation. Chris Hamby BuzzFeed News Reporter posted on Aug. 28, 2016, at 2:00 p.m.  Imagine a private, global super court that empowers…Read more

Vice Versa

Photo credit: baylessband.com I work hard, he thinks, have done all my life, pay my taxes, attend church, regularly and always lend a hand or contribute for community fundraisers. He pauses his thoughts, checks the noose. He inhales the fear, then kicks the chair. The body swings. I'm allowed one vice, he thinks.  

Another Tonks’ Tale

“The key is hidden, under a stone, in the back yard, she said, which fucking stone?” Grace says as she stands in front of a pile of rocks, she looks over to Unus and he shrugs his shoulders, his suit cover in dirt, for the last two hours they’ve been sifting through the rocks that […]…Read more Another Tonks’ Tale

Free Online Resources: Grammar and Writing — Kristen Twardowski

Like any good grammar junkie, I keep a list of resources for when questions arise about the English language. The following are some free sites that I find myself referring to time and time again. They have been so helpful over the years that it would feel stingy not to share them. OWL: The Purdue […]…Read more Free Online Resources: Grammar and Writing — Kristen Twardowski

Flax Golden Tales…

I thought this was worth reblogging since The Flax Golden Tales now stretch to 13 and the latest addition, One Single Memory is a poignant poem of young, unrequited love by writer, Caillen James. A book of children's poems found in a charity shop and a mysterious birthday message, a collage of carefully selected images…Read more Flax Golden Tales…