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Book Review Thursday: Lincoln's Boys: John Hay, John Nicolay, and the War for Lincoln's Image

John Hay and John Nicolay were boyhood friends whose lives had first intersected in 1851.  Just nine years later they were both fortunate enough to find themselves in Springfield, Illinois.  348 more words

Book Review Thursday

Henry Adams' Salon

The Amazing Bird Collection of Young Mr. Roosevelt ends with Theodore’s entrance to college.  The ten years previous to that event had been, for the most part, an idyllic period of growth in his theatre of family and friends. 662 more words

Theodore Roosevelt

Good And Bad Luck by John Hay

………..Good And Bad Luck

Good Luck is the gayest of all gay girls,
…Long in one place she will not stay.
Back from your brow she strokes the curls, 36 more words

Poetry

mga bulaklak papuntang finish line...

nitong mga nakaraang araw ay napansin ko sa timeline ko sa twitter ang mga away at palitan ng mga hindi magagandang salita ng kung sinu-sino… hindi ko alam kung magkakakilala na sila noon pa lang o kung hindi talaga sila magkakakilala ng personal at nagkabanggaan na lang sila sa mundo ng twitter… hindi ko rin alam kung ano ang puno’t dulo ng kanilang hindi pagkakaunawaan… lalong hindi ko rin alam kung sino ang nasa tama at sino ang nasa mali… isa lang ang sigurado ako, totoong may mga alitan sa mundo ng twitter… 728 more words

Life