Catching Fireflies

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Glitter and Monkeys and the Shoes too!

L. Frank Baum (1856-1919) was the mastermind behind one of the most delightful and simultaneously frightening movies I ever saw as a kid. The Wizard of Oz (1939) starring Judy Garland was one of my first introductions to fantasy, and one that I still love. (I was even honored to play Dorothy in our high …

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