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Time Passes (To The Lighthouse)

cf. Jody Claborn, “Lover of Light…” (2016 ) and Robb Hannawacker, “NW Storm” (2014)

Time Passes

“Well, we must wait for the future to show,” said Mr.

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Poem: Desiderata - by Max Ehrman

Ok, here is a poem trending on Reddit this morning. One user recommended to read it while listening to the piece below. Enjoy life!

Desiderata – by Max Ehrmann… 318 more words


Alien 3 ending and music

I have always loved classical orchestral music – think Chopin, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky etc – so the soundtrack of Alien 3 was a real departure for me, and in many ways it paved the way for the music I love now. 143 more words


Embracing Beauty • Day 13 • Adagio for Strings by Samuel Barber

Today, I am pleased to have another contribution from my friend Blythe, who contributed A Teacher’s Story for my second day of embracing beauty.

Blythe wrote: 218 more words

Embracing Beauty

Crying at the 'Barber - Pretentious moi?

Prepare yourself for one of the most pretentious sentences you will likely ever read. (Unless you’re holding a book by Will Self. ZING!)

I’m not saying I always cry when I listen to Samuel Barber’s Adagio for Strings, just most times. 708 more words

General Rants

The dream of Lt Maximilian Qubit (Operation Flashpoint's Battle at Le Port)

10th anniversary remix of the Battle at Le Port. Lt Maximilian Qubit, back in 2006 platoon leader in the Le Port battle, is still haunted by the memories. 39 more words