Four-Minute Memoirs http://upr.org en Coming Back Home http://upr.org/post/coming-back-home <p>Brian Gage walks us through the various meanings of home, from a childhood bedroom to an investment to memory.</p><p>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 22:21:31 +0000 Brian Gage 14103 at http://upr.org The Memoir as Art Form http://upr.org/post/memoir-art-form <p>Brian Gage doesn't give any disclaimers: "Facts are for fools. Enhancement is the order of the day."</p><p>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 22:17:35 +0000 Brian Gage 14102 at http://upr.org From Down Under and More http://upr.org/post/down-under-and-more <p>Marian Ensor shares what she learned from having exchange students.</p><p>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 22:12:43 +0000 Marian Ensor 14101 at http://upr.org Revenge http://upr.org/post/revenge <p>Ellen Jensen recalls a true story of conspiracy and revenge. Tyranny can never go unpunished.</p><p>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 22:05:24 +0000 Ellen Jensen 14100 at http://upr.org My Cousin Pat http://upr.org/post/my-cousin-pat <p>Barbara Willie-Pecora tells the story of her cousin Pat's life, death, and eulogy, which was "fit for a king" if not 100% true.</p><p>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 22:00:16 +0000 Barbara Willie-Pecora 14099 at http://upr.org Spring City, Utah http://upr.org/post/spring-city-utah <p>Russ Beck's great-granddad redirected a stream shovelful by shovelful near Spring City, Utah, with help from FDR's New Deal.</p><p>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 00:17:20 +0000 Russ Beck 14041 at http://upr.org My Distaste for Cooking http://upr.org/post/my-distaste-cooking <p>Joyce Baldwin rejoices over TV dinners and explains how she managed to raise 2 boys who are great cooks as a single mother.</p><p>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 00:09:42 +0000 Joyce Baldwin 14040 at http://upr.org On Swearing http://upr.org/post/swearing <p></p><p>Soon-to-be 84-year-old Ann Dahl reflects on swearing -- when it's appropriate to swear and when a psuedo-swear will do the trick.</p><p>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</p> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 23:55:48 +0000 Ann Dahl 14039 at http://upr.org On Swearing Buddy's Teaching On Benevolence http://upr.org/post/buddys-teaching-benevolence <p></p><p>Esther never expected to adopt a cat- but she tells of how her cat has saved and taught her.</p><p><em>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</em></p> Thu, 10 Jun 2010 18:29:30 +0000 Esther Callhert 42297 at http://upr.org Beyond Words http://upr.org/post/beyond-words <p></p><p>Sandy explains the feeling words invoke- and how love goes beyond words.</p><p><em>This series is a selection of memoirs by summer citizens and university students participating in the Four Minute Memoir class at Utah State University.</em></p> Thu, 10 Jun 2010 18:10:13 +0000 Sandy Atwood 42296 at http://upr.org