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Diaries published: 70 (7 days since last diary on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 04:25 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 752 (7 days since last comment on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 04:25 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1120

Total Comment Ratings: 1632

Most Recommended Diary: When a victim is just a Dead Guy, 154 comments, 382 recommends

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Okay, so there is this orphanage in Uganda that has captured my imagination. And in my imagination I hope it will capture yours. Billed as the world's first atheist orphanage, BiZoHa has as its ...
by Els
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 04:25 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
So, I had been away at college about two, maybe three hours. There was this girl in the room next door. I was trying on myself, inventing myself anew the same way I tried at the start of every new ...
by Els
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Aug 12, 2014 at 06:01 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
I don't know that I believe many things. But I do believe in what is called Visionary or Outsider Art. My personal temple is AVAM, the American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore. They keep the ...
by Els
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Mar 21, 2014 at 01:53 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
In the world of Science Fiction there are two main traditions of storytelling: "What if?", and "If this goes on..." The new TV Show "Revolution," asks what if the lights go out? And in the oft ...
by Els
Comment Count 60 comments on Mon Sep 24, 2012 at 03:58 PM PDT with 72 Recommends
I didn’t want to know. She didn’t want to talk about it. But it was there with us. My friend of 20 odd years was tiny and wizened, her hands trembling slightly, and I noticed how the skin ...
by Els
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed May 09, 2012 at 03:14 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
I lost a sister to lung cancer in September. She would have been 59 or 60. I found out yesterday from my daughter. A cousin on Facebook told her. I found myself befuddled, confused, sad, anxious,
by Els
Comment Count 40 comments on Sat Dec 31, 2011 at 08:07 PM PST with 72 Recommends

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