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It lies not in our power to love or hate

Today’s poem takes us back to the first Elizabethan age in England, when poets and dramatists produced many of the eternally interesting and enriching works in the language. 392 more words

The next few weeks..

The next few weeks are going to be hectic and purely crazy. I have a group presentation due on the 14th of November , an essay due on the 25th of November and intensive workshops start on the 17th forĀ  219 more words


Luckily for me, I have a maid who is not scared of dogs, and is, in fact, quite comfortable around them. I guess it is because she is used to looking after the Doberman that belongs to the owners of her house. 868 more words

German Shepherd

Classic Review: Christopher Marlowe's "Doctor Faustus"

You’ve no doubt heard of the world renowned bard, but William Shakespeare’s contemporaries are somewhat lesser known. Christopher Marlowe is best known for supposedly dying in a tavern brawl (although many historians believe that his death had more sinister undertones), an act which may have stopped him earning the same literary recognition as Shakespeare. 940 more words

Doctor Faustus

Marlowe burger - Marlowe

Caramelized onions, cheddar, bacon, horseradish aioli and fries. $14
Marlowe, San Francisco CA

Wow, this burger was pretty delicious! The patty was juicy and perfectly cooked and although the toppings were pretty simple, they were of great quality and tasted amazing together. 12 more words


The Massacre, at The Rose

Tucked next to Southwark Bridge, underneath an unpromising-looking office block, is a waterlogged basement full of ghosts. On Friday night, it was the scene of many horrifying murders, poisonings, stranglings and stabbings, echoing down 421 years from their first enactment. 387 more words