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The other side of Péter Szentmihályi Szabó: An ardent communist

There is more to Péter Szentmihályi Szabó, the presumed future Hungarian ambassador to Italy, than meets the eye. The picture is complete only if we take a look at the man’s career during the Kádár regime, which he was allegedly ready to fight, if necessary with weapon in hand. 1,353 more words


The Careful Crafting of Beauty

The rain echoes my sentiments, sweet child of the sky.

Whose eyes glittered the last tears it could cry.

Chestnut hair cascading across porcelain shoulders… 28 more words


"Hyde Park"

June 4th, 2011

Tree shade, yellow hoodie
and her own floating lyrics above your head,
today there is an abundance of

uncharted places to be, 36 more words


The Heer Waris Shah Sessions by Paraga

My friend Sohail Abid, who also happens to be the founder of Folk Punjab and the Folk Punjab Fund for Punjabi Books, was leaving town so I thought I should see him. 591 more words


An Interview with Dina Roberts Author of The Dead Are Online by Fiza Pathan

An Interview with Author Dina Roberts:

Ms. Dina Roberts, here are the questions for the interview. You can answer a select number of them or you can answer all of them, as long as you are comfortable. 3,055 more words

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Later this year, in the merry month of September, StoryMoja will organize a literary festival in Nairobi, Kenya. One of the poets who will be present at the festival is Berry Heart from the southern African country Botswana. 32 more words


"The Tsar's Departure and Farewell"

“The Tsar’s Departure and Farewell,” by Ivan Bilibin for Pushkin’s The Tale of Tsar Saltan

See you tomorrow! -The Daily Blini

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