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    For colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf is a play by Ntozake Shange, inspired by and built from the stories of New York women of color who used to perform on bar countertops in Manhattan. The first thing I noticed when the actresses entered the stage were the costumes. While each character is represented by a color, all of them wear at least one item of another color. This seems to play with the theme of interconnection and sisterhood; these women might be different, but they all have a common humanity and experience. These items, however, appear to be restraining. The woman in green wears a purple scarf tied around her neck, others have a piece of colored fabric on their wrist or ankle. The effect reminds…

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    The clock hit seven pm, a black limo drove to the docks of Manehattan. Rainbow kept moving in her uncomfortable dress Stables gave her a smirk. “You’re too use to wearing suits Miss Rainbow” Stables said,just before stopping the car. “Don’t wait up for me, Stables” Rainbow said, before exiting the limo. He drove off and she was alone. As she walked across the cold planks she sniffed from the cold and immediately regretted it. The smell of the ocean was terrible, The dryness of the sea air…

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    “Here you go Clover” I stare at Jeff the zoo keeper, while he drops a gold coin into my tank. When he walks away, I slowly slide down from my perch that was up on top of the fake little rainbow, that they had given me for my tank. I didn’t like the rainbow that much, but I guess it will have to do. In my opinion the rainbows back home were the best. Colors mixed perfectly in the golden rays of the sunlight. The rainbow in my tank was the complete opposite. It had a glare from my warm yellow tank…

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    Author Ntozake Shange presented a choreopoem For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf with a colorful vast amount of voices from women. A rainbow of stories offers a vivid image of external conflicts. The scenes are driven by emotional rhythmic movements and colorful backgrounds. The rhythmic movements and themes are interpreted by the journey of identity, rape, abortion, sexuality, and darkness of the colored girls. The rhythmic movements of the rainbow of women,…

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    Products such as vodka (http://www.absolut.com/ca/products/absolut-colours/), fast food and foot wear, among other things have been used as marketing tools, limited edition selling items, specifically around pride month to promote to the LGBT inclusive community. An article “Let’s Stop Buying the LGBT Rainbow” by Samantha Allen states, “deploying the rainbow to appeal to the LGBT community is a relatively new but increasingly common form of “pink washing,” a term used by critics of corporate…

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    music, and the proper playing techniques. My interest in teaching has remained a steady companion; I have continued teaching music and tutoring others in anthropology. As a teacher 's assistant at Warner Avenue Elementary School I have worked with kindergarteners and 1st graders. I love watching the renewed curiosity and wonder in their eyes after I answer their many questions. Words are insufficient to describe my excitement and fulfillment when my students respond with understanding and…

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    Click & Grow Smart Garden

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    Christmas will be here before you know it, so in case you are struggling to come up with gift-giving ideas, I wanted to spread good cheer by offering my Christmas shopping list as inspiration for your list. Candy Babee Pink Riesling $10 Casual, moderate, and expert wine drinkers will love this selection from Chateau Diana. The Candy Babee Pink Reisling has a fruity flavor that balances out hot and spicy meals, specifically pears, peaches, apricots, and grapefruit. I admire this winery due…

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    The Schlieren photographs taken in this lab, attached in Appendix B, show how the flow develops with respect to the flow exit pressure that is controlled by the opening of the valve. Schlieren photography is made possible by the variation of refraction index of gases in different density. To be more specific, the Schlieren photographs are taken in an environment with a collimated light. Without external interference, a collimated light should propagate in parallel for an infinite distance;…

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    Astrological Sign Spotlight For Imbolc and Ostara Candle Colours for Seasonal Festivals ~ By Dorthy Workman IMBOLC- February 1st or 2nd. Candle colors are- Lavender, and White. These colors represent the divine (White) rebirth and preparations for one’s spirituality (the Lavender). OSTARA- (Vernal Equinox) Around March 20th..Candle colors are-Light Green, Yellow, and Pale Pink. This is the colors of the beginning of maturing plants and flowers. Zodiac Candles ~ By Dorthy Workman When…

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    ….. Of Life, Taker of Souls People say that the eyes are the windows to the soul, if only they that really meant. If someone is lying, looking a person in they eye will allow to to see right through them. If a person is hurt, sad, or even heart broken, all you have to do is make eye contact to know what they are feeling. The same is for people who are are in love, happy, and glad. The eyes show and see all. But this is only a small part of what I can see when I look someone in the eyes.…

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