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Old Liza Tells of Love
When you love, it’s true, you don’t see bad teeth, or turnip toes peeking from the cutaway shoe, or if…
A Quaker Antiracist Reading List
12 books about the non-White American experience show the way to a more just country for people of color.
Kathryn Loretta Wolfe Roether
Roether—Kathryn Loretta Wolfe Roether, 91, on October 28, 2019, at home in Williams, Ore. Kathryn was born on May 12,…
Timothy Andrew Wohlforth
Wohlforth—Timothy Andrew Wohlforth, 86, on August 23, 2019, at home in Ashland, Ore., peacefully. Tim was born on May 15,…
FJ Poetry: "I was privileged,..."
David Lee Owen
Owen—David Lee Owen, 73, on October 16, 2018, in Charlotte, N.C. David was born on June 7, 1945, at home…
Thomas Marvin Applegate
Applegate—Thomas Marvin Applegate, 82, on October 31, 2018, peacefully, in Dayton, Ohio, with family and a few Dayton Friends present,…
Robert J. Happ
Happ—Robert J. Happ, 71, on March 26, 2019, suddenly, at home in Chalfont, Pa. Bob was born on February 16,…
Student Voices Project
Growth and Learning
I used to wrestle... One time, after losing a match, I sat back down on the bench, changing my shoes…
John Felton Gibbons
Gibbons—John Felton Gibbons, 80, on April 20, 2018, peacefully, in Albuquerque, N.M. John was born on October 6, 1937, in…
Jesse Stuart’s The Thread That Runs So True
A ninth-grade assigned reading foreshadows a vocation to teach.
Robert Stephen Dicken
Thomas Arthur Ryan Jr.
Ryan—Thomas Arthur Ryan Jr., 77, on October 17, 2017, in State College, Pa., of pneumonia, with his wife, Lauri, holding his…
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