refugee http://blog.wlrn.org en The Not-So-Little Palm Tree That Couldn't http://blog.wlrn.org/post/not-so-little-palm-tree-couldnt <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 18px; ">This is the sad story of a very tall tree.</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 12px; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); line-height: 18px; ">"This one right here," says Patrick Griffith, slapping his hand on a rough, grayish trunk, "<em>coccothrinax&nbsp;barbadensis</em>."</p> Fri, 21 Dec 2012 11:58:00 +0000 Kenny Malone 1932 at http://blog.wlrn.org The Not-So-Little Palm Tree That Couldn't Confessions Of A Refugee Boy http://blog.wlrn.org/post/confessions-refugee-boy <p><a href="http://books.simonandschuster.com/Learning-to-Die-in-Miami/Carlos-Eire/9781439181904" target="_blank" title="Learning to Die in Miami"><em>Learning to Die in Miami</em></a> is author Carlos Eire’s follow-up to his 2003 memoir, <a href="http://books.simonandschuster.com/Waiting-for-Snow-in-Havana/Carlos-Eire/9780743246415" target="_blank" title="Waiting for Snow in Havana"><em>Waiting for Snow in Havana</em></a>. In his first book, Eire wrote about his childhood in Cuba before and during the Castro revolution. Thu, 07 Apr 2011 20:11:05 +0000 Dan Grech & Alicia Zuckerman 2705 at http://blog.wlrn.org Confessions Of A Refugee Boy