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April 19 – Saturday – Tchaikovsky

1812 Festival Overture, Op. 49, Capricciio Italien, Antal Dorati, Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, blah, blah, blah.

From the family collection. I really had to get into a zone for this. 248 more words


Trap called 'modern living'

My friend, B recently showed me a funny caption about people stuck in jobs they may or may not enjoy in an attempt to make things better for their family and yet no longer have the time to spend with the family they are working so hard for in the first place. 384 more words


Q's the Quirkiest Letter Around

Writing this post for the letter Q, I realized something. If you look at a list of Q-words (I was perusing my thesaurus for further inspiration, not sure if I wanted to go with my original plan), Q, particularly lowercase Q (q) starts to look really weird. 256 more words



* reblogged from my own blog – One of my very early posts.  My style of writing has changed a bit, but the message is timeless. 923 more words


Margaret Macmillan at the Vancouver Public Library

A few weeks ago I attended Margaret Macmillan’s talk at the Vancouver Public Library. I came across Macmillan because my professor  recommended her book, The War That Ended Peace… 975 more words


"Song of Ourselves" (ALTMC, Part 7)

“Twenty-eight young men bathe by the shore,/Twenty-eight young men and all so friendly;/Twenty-eight years of womanly life and all so lonesome…/Where are you off to, lady? 362 more words


Never Fail to Ask Why

… and if you don’t like the answer, never fail to get drunk and forget it in the morning.


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