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Five Short Stories: Chile Lindo Santiago Querido

Five Short Stories: I Live In Chile from profesorbaker on Vimeo. Video: Chile Lindo Santiago Querido Why should anyone read, “Five Short Stories“? To enjoy your story, within the limitations of your life. We all live busy lives: family, work, … Continue reading

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Five Short Stories: #Journey of a #Hero, #True #Love, #Impossible Love, A #Woman (wronged) at #War & #Peace

“What you are depends on the stories you read.” Five must-read stories are told: Journey of a Hero, True Love, Impossible Love, A Woman at War & lastly, Peace. Who is a hero/heroine? Answer: Anyone who does something requiring courage, … Continue reading

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Five Short Stories: Journey of a Hero, True Love, Impossible Love, A Woman at War & Peace

Will you tell me a story, Storyteller? Yes, I will tell you a story my friend. Not just one story, but five stories I shall tell you. There is a story about a hero, and who the hero is, I … Continue reading

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Wishful Thinking – What Would You Wish For- If You Had – Just One Wish: I’d Wish For Music

If I had one wish, what would I wish for? A very difficult question for a man who has lived half a century, a man such as I. Would I wish for riches, to have no troubles, to buy anything … Continue reading

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Amy Winehouse: Angel Song

Amy Winehouse: Angel Song The day Amy Winehouse passed away, I wrote a blog post in which I simply tried to let Amy tell her story, in her own words, through the many recorded interviews she left behind, primarily on … Continue reading

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King George VI to His People: The King’s (Real) Speech

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of watching the movie, “The King’s Speech”. As a teacher of English, watching it, almost made me cry. If I had been alone, maybe I would have. Cried. Cried real tears of pity, tears of … Continue reading

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KIDS REACT to Osama bin Laden’s Death

KIDS REACT SPECIAL – Osama Bin Laden’s Death This is a special episode of KIDS REACT – It is important to take pause when historical events occur and to reflect on how the next generation views the actions of our … Continue reading

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Change The World – Just An Empty Phrase? Let’s Change The World!

How many times have you read or heard the phrase, “Change the World”? A thousand? A hundred-thousand? A million? A billion? Have we used it so much, over and over again, that there is no common understanding anymore of what … Continue reading

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