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My failed faith

Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 30, 2011

The evolution of Shawn Olson's views on faith, religion and ethics.

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Return to Norton Middle School

Posted on Apr 4, 2007 | Last Updated Nov 11, 2011

Short essay recounting a day I spent at Norton Middle School with Gary Sigrist.

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Name of Site Changed

Posted on Oct 25, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 9, 2011

The Shawn Olson Artistic Network has been renamed Shawn Olson Creative Arts.

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Cyber Trial Lawyer or Cyber Bully?

Posted on Dec 12, 2006 | Last Updated Nov 11, 2011

I just got an email draft of a lawsuit against me for $7 Million dollars.

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Periodical Cicadas

Posted on May 22, 2004 | Last Updated Nov 5, 2011
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Photos of the periodical cicada also known as the seventeen year locust. Taken in May of 2004.

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Creative Arts

Posted on Jul 31, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 8, 2011

Essay on creative arts and the true value of art and creativity.

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The other end of life

Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 26, 2011

An emotional editorial by Shawn Olson about old age originally printed in the Messenger.

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My Experience at Westland High School

How an honor-roll student can lose heart and drop out
Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 26, 2011

An overview of Shawn Olson's experience at Westland High School.

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The Anguished Mind

Posted on Jan 21, 2003 | Last Updated Oct 31, 2011

"The Anguished Mind" image... from sketch to graphic.

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Dargon Night

Posted on Jan 26, 2004 | Last Updated Nov 3, 2011
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A fantasy sketch I made back in 1992 of a dragon basking in moonlight in a mythical realm called Dargon.

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