Moving

I hate Chicago

Catalog Number: 
Book, Vandermolen, Nick
Date: 
2008
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
The journey of one man's attempt to merge into the land of adulthood transforms in the hatred of the city he attempts to achieve this transformation. The author vents about the prices and pains of the city and the real world.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Contributors: 
Format: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
9780984245826
Subjects: 
Website: 
Item Donor: 
Nick Vandermolen

A New Tomorrow

Catalog Number: 
z.33.2
Date: 
February 2007
Volume: 
#23
Abstract: 
<p>HFI would like to promote individual achievement &amp; social cooperation in accord with nature. To do this, we will use clear intentions, a calm attitude, focus, and harmony. We will explore the inner workings of life in hope of discovering universal truths. To fulfill our obligation to society, we wish to work toward defending the weak, protecting the environment, useful education, eliminating poverty, and implementing universal healthcare as a means to peace. PRINCIPLES: 1) We want to govern ourselves, not others. 2) We want to work for unity instead of competition. 3) We want to be open and promote general participation and reject secrecy, racism, sexism, homophobia, and other discriminatory practices. 4) We strive for simplicity and moderation.</p><p>In this issue: Adjusting to life in Chicago after being in stagnation and finding comfort in stability, thoughts on relationships and marriage, neighbors and feeling connections to the grief of others in the city, removing attachments to possessions, worries about being misunderstood and adhering to your own mission statement to avoid it.<br /></p>
Language: 
eng
Notes: 
This entire work is licensed for others to use under Fair Use.
Subjects: 
Format: 
Publisher: 
Contributors: 

Sounds Like a Real Poem: Writing By The Dramagirls

Catalog Number: 
z.69
Date: 
2005
Abstract: 
The Redmoon Dramagirls use art and performance to celebrate middle school girls. We believe that performing powerful actions (such as stitlt-walking, drumming, and acting) creates powerful girls. Through supportive relationships, safe environments, challenging training, and public performance, the proram offers a safe environment for girls to investigate and create original works of theater that express the truth of their lives.<br />
Language: 
eng
Subjects: 
Format: 
Publisher: 

A New Tomorrow

Catalog Number: 
z.33.1
Date: 
August 2006
Volume: 
#22
Abstract: 
<p>HFI would like to promote individual achievement &amp; social cooperation in accord with nature. To do this, we will use clear intentions, a calm attitude, focus, and harmony. We will explore the inner workings of life in hope of discovering universal truths. To fulfill our obligation to society, we wish to work toward defending the weak, protecting the environment, useful education, eliminating poverty, and implementing universal healthcare as a means to peace. PRINCIPLES: 1) We want to govern ourselves, not others. 2) We want to work for unity instead of competition. 3) We want to be open and promote general participation and reject secrecy, racism, sexism, homophobia, and other discriminatory practices. 4) We strive for simplicity and moderation.</p><p>In this issue: The author discusses his grandfather's death and the memories it brings; moustache rituals in Muskegon, Michigan; moving to Chicago and looking for work; thoughts on the Iraq War and democracy; and renting a Batman-themed room at a hotel in Gurnee. Illustrated.<br /></p>
Language: 
eng
Notes: 
This entire work is licensed for others to use under Fair Use.
Subjects: 
Format: 
Publisher: 
Contributors: 

Pressed Between the Pages

Catalog Number: 
z.58
Date: 
November 2006
Volume: 
2
Abstract: 
Collection of short pieces from Alan's life, dealing moslty with establishing new relationships and getting over old ones around the holidays. Also contains zine reviews.<br />
Language: 
eng
Subjects: 
Format: 
Contributors: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
1934-3973