Category Archives: Andrea W. Doray

A Moral Imperative, By Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: America has a moral imperative to offer asylum by Andrea W. Doray United States from Egypt, where she would have been murdered by her own family as an honor killing because she refused an arranged marriage to her … Continue reading

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Poetry fuels the fire; powerful play… by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: Poetry fuels the fire; and the powerful play goes on… by Andrea W. Doray Not surprisingly, I am in love with the written word. I love the power of the pen on the page to move, amuse, anger, … Continue reading

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First Amendment Essential to Peaceful Activism, by Andrea Doray, Plus Young Writer Contest Results

President’s Corner: A free press, and freedom of speech, are essential to peaceful activism by Andrea W. Doray I am a writer. And – as far as I know – no one is offering a bounty for one of my … Continue reading

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What I know for sure, by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: What I know for sure by Andrea W. Doray There’s a line in “Brilliant Disguise,” a song by U.S. rock music artist Bruce Springsteen, that goes: “God have mercy on the man who doubts what he’s sure of.” … Continue reading

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Introducing Our New President, Andrea W. Doray

By Carmel Mawle, Founder and Past President One afternoon, in April of 2012, a group of writers gathered around a table in front of a Denver coffee shop. Herb gardens bloomed and spilled from pots as we brainstormed with a … Continue reading

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Peacemaking more than prize, By Andrea W. Doray

Peacemaking is more than a prize By Andrea W. Doray   With the announcement of the Nobel Peace Prize, Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan became its youngest recipient at 17, sharing the award with Kailash Satyarthi of India. Shot in the … Continue reading

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Why I can’t unsee what I’ve read about 9/11, by Andrea W. Doray

Why I can’t unsee what I’ve read about 9/11 by Andrea W. Doray   I haven’t watched the videos of the recent slayings of American journalists. I read the news accounts and the still photos were horrific enough for me, … Continue reading

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