Monthly Archives: March 2013

St. Paddy’s Day Celebrations To Make Irishmen Proud

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Staff Report Fayetteville will be in full Irish bloom Sunday with events taking place in honor of the good ol’ Catholic Saint Patrick and community spirit. In the 1600s, close to 100,000 Irish immigrants made their way onto the shores of North America, in what now is the United States. The 1700s brought another 100,000,…

Tweets Of The Literary World

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Behind the Stacks 2

In an age of sound bites, download apps, tweets and multitasking, the short story stands proud, an elegant choice in a fast-paced world. For the reader, short stories fit snuggly into time between flights, a wait at the doctor’s office or those lost minutes while kids finish some ubiquitous practice. For those sleepless nights, they…

Atrology Is…

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Mercury retro in Pisces turns stationary direct Sunday (St. Patrick’s Day). Mercury stands still for three days before slowly moving forward. All that we held off (big purchases, decisions) can move forward now. Slowly and carefully. Early morning Wednesday, Sun enter the fires of Aries and spring, (northern latitudes) begins. Spring Equinox is always International…