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Retro Music Mondays - African American music - Part 6 - the Blues

From Wikipedia

Blues is a musical form and genre[2] that originated in African-American communities in the “Deep South” of the United States around the end of the 19th century. 353 more words

Retro Music Monday

Interview with GG winner Arleen Paré

I was delighted to be introduced to Arleen Paré this fall when we read together at Russelll Books in Victoria; we had been writing together for some time in what we call the Electronic Garrett, which is in its own way a call and response, only this time between some of Canada’s finest poets (and me), plus I had asked to interview her for Brick Books.  1,096 more words

Brick Books

(Psalm 31:5)

Into Your hand I commit my spirit;

You have ransomed me, O LORD, God of truth.

Psalm 31:5

This verse caught my eye, in part, because Jesus quotes the first part of it from the cross. 905 more words


"Eyes on who?" "Is that the best you can do?": Busting My Pavlovian Moves in the Primary Classroom

“Eyes on who?” Oh, God help me, is this the best I can do?!

This opening line is the bread and butter of primary classroom management, especially in the US. 372 more words