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Hansel and Gretel Heckle and Meddle

Hansel and Gretel. Yet, another tragedy disguised as an innocent fairy tale. In this one, the tragic hero is a blind, old woman who tries to nurse two starved, lost children back to health. 545 more words

Fairy Tale Ail

The Amazing Allure of Shakespeare

Last Thursday, my colleagues and I went to see A Midsummer Night’s Dream performed by Shakespeare’s Globe at the Esplanade Theatre here in Singapore. It was, for lack of a better word, fabulous! 504 more words


Responding to Tragedy: Part 1

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It was my goal to start a blog at the beginning of 2015 that focuses on the importance of solitude and meditating on Scripture, but due to recent tragedies in the town I grew up in, I have decided to provide some helpful responses. 1,185 more words

A Nation Mourns As TNT Cancels 'Franklin & Bash' After Four Seasons


TNT has opted not to order a fifth season of the legal buddy dramedy Franklin & Bash. This happens to be the first major programming decision since Turner Broadcasting brought in Kevin Reilly to oversee TNT and TBS.

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I have been quiet about Ukraine for a long time, but the subject has gained some momentum recently, one, due to relative events in the country–and particularly in the Donbass–but also, two, because Tuesday will mark one year since I left Donetsk.   637 more words