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RieM  Identity Verified
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Feb 12, 2009

Hi all,

Something that caught my ears and heart yesterday:

Talk of the Nation, February 11, 2009 · Can you sum up your love life in exactly six words? Hundreds of famous and not-so-famous authors rose to the challenge for Smith magazine's Six-Word Memoirs on Love and Heartbreak....

Happy Valentine's Day!


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Derek Gill Franßen  Identity Verified
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NPR is awesome! Feb 12, 2009

...and I absolutely love the fact that I can listen to it where I live (in Germany), since their shows are also streamed on the Internet (see ).

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Haiku Feb 12, 2009

These remind me of haiku poems, by structure and tone.


I particularly prefer the writing which is concise + precise.

Here is one from me :

Put the damn toilet seat down.

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