Tag Archives: Syracuse University

The Party Next-door


To the Editor of the Post-Standard: On Nov. 1, Syracuse.com posted on-line the most recent in your series of stories about tailgate parties. (http://www.syracuse.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2014/11/syracuse_tailgate_of_the_week_meet_the_man_behind_the_pig_roast_feast_photos.html) I write to you in the spirit of journalistic integrity and telling both sides of the … Continue reading

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The Right of Way


It started a few years ago with the A-frame signs. The signs were about two feet wide and three feet tall and they advertised what was for sale inside the business. The signs were placed on the sidewalk in front … Continue reading

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How to Write


The shadows grow long as I wheel through the university.  I loved the university.  My father was a college professor and I grew up on campus—learned to swim in the college pool, had a card at the college library, and … Continue reading

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The Connective Corridor and Wheelchair Users


ANNE C. WOODLEN                                  awoodword9@yahoo.com 501 S. Crouse Ave., Syracuse NY 13210                 July 15, 2012   Letters to the Editor Post-Standard Clinton Square Syracuse, NY 13202   Re: Connective Corridor and Wheelchair Users   To the Editor:   The … Continue reading

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WOMEN VOTE!


Last night I heard a fact that astounded me:  most American voters are women.  I hadn’t given it any thought but vaguely figured that since most elected officials are men then men must be the majority of voters.  They are not.  … Continue reading

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What is a Disability?


A disability is any condition that prevents you from performing activities of daily living, and from which there is no reasonable expectation of recovery. ADLs—activities of daily living—are the normal things people do in the course of a day:  walk, … Continue reading

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You Come First–Really (Part II)


What the hell does the Brownell Center for Behavioral Therapy think you want psychotherapy for?  For all this stuff—the yelling and hitting and fucking and drunkenness and drugging!  That’s what’s hurting you!  And they are ripping through the most painful, … Continue reading

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