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Colley Cibber

We passed a man who seemed deprived of hope.
With trembling fingers through his powdered wig,
He wove its strands into a hanging rope.
My guide then said, … 98 more words

Immortal Verse

Things the Wealthy & Powerful Get Away With: The "Roasting" & Humiliation of Maggie

Excerpt from my forthcoming book, “I Really, Really Want It,” a black as pitch comedy that uses fictional and composite characters to explore the troubling nature of celebrity. 1,883 more words

What I learned from Eli Wallach's death

Eli Wallach passed away on June 24th. He starred in The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly as the infamous latter character, capturing the minds and hearts of many people with his borderline deranged performance which skirted on the alternate edges of humorous and homicidal, yet always remained endearing. 215 more words

Personal Musings

The Idolization of the Elite

We idolize the elite class, the professional athletes, the actors and actresses, the people who’s faces we see slapped on the cover of every tabloid, for drugs, cheating, arrests, and countless other offenses and these are the types of people we appoint to be our role models, why? 512 more words

Random

Bloggers’ Night in Taguig City

Following the success of its event last year, Friendly Alliances and Media Expression (FAME), Inc. hosted another one-night fellowship for bloggers from food, lifestyle, entertainment, health and wellness, fashion, photography industries last March 19, 2014, 6 p.m.  59 more words

Benzac

An insight

I recently met a poet whose work I really admire, and it was a bit underwhelming. This is about that.
(I’m just glad I’m not good enough to ever disappoint anybody) 70 more words

Poetry