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There’s a lot of Chrome buzz. . .

Originally posted on Markers in a Writing Life:
…as the Belmont Stakes at Pimlico Race Course, last leg in the Triple Crown, approaches. The rivalry between the West Coast racing establishment and the East Coast thoroughbred industry ratchets up another…

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Ayuel Leek Deng, a South Sudanese of the Diaspora, is guest author. He gives his inside thoughts of the state of his beloved South Sudan, now that war has again broken out—this time the government fighting off an attempted coup. … Continue reading

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Sudan and South Sudan on the Brink of Another Civil War

Recently I received this email from Beny Ngor Chol, one of the subjects of Courageous Journey. It serves here as an introduction to the tragic events now occurring in the disputes over sharing oil revenue and defining the border between … Continue reading

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Article Spotlights “Sudan Sunrise”

This week a feature in the Christian Science Monitor magazine tells the story of the growth of Sudan Sunrise, founded by American Tom Prichard to promote religious harmony and build schools in the new nation of South Sudan. The movement … Continue reading

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The Referendum in January 2011 and the secession of South Sudan in July led to a different celebration of Christmas this year—on both sides of the north/south border. In South Sudan, The Dean of All Saints Cathedral Rev. Fraser Yugu … Continue reading

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THE LEOPARD TREE, a Must-read Novel about African Children

As an adventure novel, The Leopard Tree by Tim Merriman and Lisa Brochu, is full of suspense, twists and turns, and unexpected outcomes. But the three orphaned children—with various limitations—will steal your heart. Daudi struggles with HIV that he’s had … Continue reading

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