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Cinderella (1914)

Mary Pickford (who we saw in “Friends” and “The New York Hat”) stars in this version of the classic fairy tale put out by… 218 more words


Lillian Gish – 1st Lady of the Silent Screen

Lillian Gish – 1st Lady of the Silent Screen

Lillian started working with a famed director after being sponsored by a close friend. Her frail build but strong mind gave her parts that many women would have turned down. 1,052 more words

Silent Cinema

«You may have a fresh start at any moment you choose, for this thing we call ‘failure’ is not falling down, but staying down.»

– Mary Pickford…

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Writer's Resolutions

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.”–Ralph Waldo Emerson 564 more words


Getting up

“This thing that we call “failure” is not the falling down, but the staying down.”
– Mary Pickford


Published A Century Ago: Vachel Lindsay's "The Congo and Other Poems."

It was 100 years ago that Midwestern poet Vachel Lindsay achieved prominence with his collection The Congo and Other Poems. Lindsay, born in Springfield, Illinois in 1879, had published a volume in 1913 called… 1,021 more words