Factober

An artist must be a reactionary. He has to stand out against the tenor of the age and not go flopping along.

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Nice moves, darlin’.” He gripped her hands gently and pried them off his sh

Nice moves, darlin’.” He gripped her hands gently and pried them off his shirt. “You’re getting stronger. That almost hurt.
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Strangers were a fairytale full of possibilities not yet corrupted by reali

Strangers were a fairytale full of possibilities not yet corrupted by reality while caregivers were the reality – and everything that couldn't be counted upon.
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A new man is like a new toy. Fresh and interesting. Almost intriguing. It's

A new man is like a new toy. Fresh and interesting. Almost intriguing. It's like when you get a new car. Everything is different. The smell, the sound of the horn and seats, and it even ride good for a while. That's what a man is like to me.
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One of the few things I know about writing is this:spend it all, shoot it,

One of the few things I know about writing is this:spend it all, shoot it, play it, lose it, right away, every time. Do not hoard what seems good for a later place in the book, or for another book; give it, give it all, give it now. The impulse to save so
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God, You direct my steps. Although the path may lead me through dark valley

God, You direct my steps. Although the path may lead me through dark valleys or appear to take unnecessary detours, I believe that one day I will look back and discover that your way was perfect. I put my future in your hands.
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Maggie had a sinking suspicion that those stories her Aunt Lizzie told her,

Maggie had a sinking suspicion that those stories her Aunt Lizzie told her, the ones that sent her to bed with her head full of leprechauns and fairies, may be more than fairytales after all.
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Arizona has excellent medical schools, both public and private, and it is c

Arizona has excellent medical schools, both public and private, and it is critical that we create an environment that keeps medical students in Arizona to practice medicine once they complete medical school and their residency programs.
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When one turns seventeen and begins to experience that first period of real

When one turns seventeen and begins to experience that first period of real independence, one's senses are so alert, one's sentiments so finely attuned that every conversation, every look, every laugh may be writ indelibly upon one's memory. And the frien
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The breaking waves dashed high On a stern and rock-bound coast. And the woo

The breaking waves dashed high On a stern and rock-bound coast. And the woods against a stormy sky Their giant branches toss'd.
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The rarity of what you hold is more powerful than you can imagine. It is a

The rarity of what you hold is more powerful than you can imagine. It is a gift for humanity and the most lethal curse to the vampires.
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...education is the ability to retrieve information at will and analyze it.

...education is the ability to retrieve information at will and analyze it. But you can't have higher-level learning- you can't analyze-without retrieving information.' And you can't retrieve information without putting the information in there in the fir
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I find endless sustenance in the creative. I freely drink from the fountain

I find endless sustenance in the creative. I freely drink from the fountain of knowledge. I'm forever the student - considered the teacher.
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