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Original Essays | September 30, 2014

Brian Doyle: IMG The Rude Burl of Our Masks

One day when I was 12 years old and setting off on my newspaper route after school my mom said will you stop at the doctor's and pick up something... Continue »


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The Evening Hour by Carter Sickels
The Evening Hour, December 17, 2011

A well written and insightful look into the tragedy of modern day Appalachian coal communities; drugs and mountaintop removal. A realistic tale of human suffering and acceptance of servitude to a ruthless coal industry.

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