“When I am writing, I am trying to find out who I am.”

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Maya Angelou by Spanglej, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Maya Angelou by Spanglej, CC BY-SA 2.0 .

Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.

Find a beautiful piece of art. If you fall in love with Van Gogh or Matisse or John Oliver Killens, or if you fall love with the music of Coltrane, the music of Aretha Franklin, or the music of Chopin — find some beautiful art and admire it, and realize that it was created by human beings just like you, no more human, no less.

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.

The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.

When I am writing, I am trying to find out who I am, who we are, what we’re capable of, how…

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(Names, Ingredients, and Links to the Recipes are listed below.)

(Names, Ingredients, and Links to the Recipes are listed below.)

1. Ricotta, Feta, and Mint Layers With Honeyed Blood Oranges
Ingredients: – Salt
– Ricotta Cheese
– Fresh Mint
– Feta Cheese
– Olive Oil
– Honey
– Blood Oranges
Recipe link: https://food52.com/recipes/3532-ricotta-feta-and-mint-layers-with-honeyed-blood-oranges

2. Grilled Duck Breast Club Panini
Ingredients: – Arugula
– Brie Cheese
– Mayonnaise
– Sourdough Bread
– Tomatoes
– Bacon
– Duck Breasts
Recipe link: http://paninihappy.com/grilled-duck-breast-club-panini/

3. Grilled Shrimp Wraps with Red Pepper-Artichoke Pesto
Ingredients: – Whole Wheat Tortillas
– Cooked Shrimp
– Arugula
– Salt
– Garlic
– Black Pepper
– Roasted Red Peppers
– Lemons
– Parmesan Cheese
– Pine Nuts
– Carrots
– Marinated Artichoke Hearts
– Olive Oil
Recipe link: http://www.azgrabaplate.com/2012/06/grilled-shrimp-wraps-with-red-pepper-artichoke-pesto.html

4. Wild Mushroom, Zucchini, and Goat Cheese Frittata
Ingredients: – Salt
– Garlic
– Black Pepper
– Zucchini
– Goat Cheese
– Milk
– Mushrooms
– Eggs
– Lemons
– Parsley
– Onions
– Olive Oil
Recipe link: http://pixelatedcrumb.com/2012/01/15/wild-mushroom-zucchini-and-goat-cheese-frittata-and-a-giveaway/ (Scroll down to after the article for the recipe.)

The Sims 4 Trailer; A Deeper Look


I’m so excited for this game!

Originally posted on Game Time @_:

The Sims franchise has been around for quite some time now, and always has a little hype around it. The Sims 4 is the newest addition the franchise and is coming in hot. Sim and house customization shows to have great improvement over the previous games. Information and trailers are making more of a splash now that the release date gets nearer. It is said to have a target autumn release date– and it is actually available for pre-order, now.

It looks like it might prove to be an interesting play, updated, and hopefully quite a blast.

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