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Lighten Up And Laugh

Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow. – Oscar Wilde

Things have been pretty heavy around here (on earth) lately.

The planet is in peril.

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Coping

Oscar Wilde's "The Selfish Giant"

by Danielle Danyluk

Well-known author Oscar Wilde gained popularity in the late 1800’s with his playwrights and novel The Picture of Dorian Grey. I chose to analyze Oscar Wilde’s less known short story “The Selfish Giant”. 608 more words

Dorian's Paradox

XXVII

I have found the apex of beauty
It was never far from me
Which furthers the paradox I see

I certainly worship perfection
To find ugly meaning in… 80 more words

Writing

charming or tedious

“Do you know I am afraid that good people do a great deal of harm in this world.  Certainly the greatest harm they do is that they make badness of such extraordinary importance.  22 more words

Literature

A Bit Of Wilde - 2

Oscar Wilde held firmly to the “Artist’s View” of life. Just a word about this view. You don’t have to be an artist to follow it. 175 more words

Life

Writer's Quote Wednesday - Anton Chekhov

One of the things I really love about reading a great book is the imagery my mind conjures up. And for me the difference between a great book and a mediocre one is the difference in how well the words can paint themselves into a picture in your mind. 368 more words

Anton Chekhov