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A panorama of an entire generation is found in Gil humorist memoirs A Walk Back Home. Award winning artist Gil Garcia set his paintbrush aside five years ago to write of his childhood. He paints a humorous picture of life as it was growing up in the 1940s and early…
Teenage years are for such anecdotes that are complete with schmaltz, cliches and heartbreak. It is the old screenplay: Judy is in love with Caleb while Caleb cannot even love himself. Hopefully, the twist at the end will add some novel perspective.
Editorial and Opinion
July 26, 2011
"Masterpiece with Petals - A Vignette...of Sorts" My English class read a book called "The House on Mango Street", a story told in a series of vignettes, which are short stories with a good hefty dose of literary elements involved. Vignettes use quite a bit of imagery, symbolism, and metaphors.…
at the eight wonders of the world, two people grow farther apart. much anguish ensues. so i made it sound dumb, i apologize in advance for my sardonic self. a bit of a backstory: i wrote this under pressure, for my friend as a belated hanukkah present (therefore the trite…