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     Work herein is created as part of and is used for broad considerations applicable to the context of literary and cultural analyses.  Any use of others’ written works, whether brief passages or larger samples (entire poems, for example), is done so for educational purposes only, and no claim is made to the work of others except for that purpose, and as means of exploring the human experience through varying art forms.  Any person mentioned or alluded to in any work offered here is regarded without animosity or intent at public defamation.  Any coincidental circumstance portrayed is purely that, and should not be interpreted otherwise.  At times it is necessary, for the broader context, to discuss things that might not be pleasing to everyone.  To construe any harm intended by that discussion would be a stretch of the imagination or even lack thereof.  

    Make art, not war.