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Testimony by Charles Reznikoff

Okay. OK. The first thing this book will teach you is that…

…between the years of 1885 and 1915, an enormous amount of industrial accidents occurred in this country. 587 more words


Ohútkȟaŋ Origins No. 2270

The prospect of learning a new language may seem too much to undertake. One way to succeed at learning a new language is to relate unknown terms, phrases, and words to known terms, phrases, and words.

For example,

wamakaska (wah-mah-kah-shkahn) = brutal


A Little Life - Hanya Yanagihara

I have so many thoughts about this book. I read it 2 months ago and I still have many thoughts about this book. This is a book that I cannot stop thinking about. 302 more words

Adaptations. Appropriations. Book/Films. Whatever

Thank goodness it's Friday: carnage

Nasturtiums have been growing fantastically well, positively rude even. Planted in my new raised beds to creep up the garage wall whilst the Glory vine finds its way I was stunned to see this this morning. 29 more words

Thank Goodness It's Friday

VFW Releases ‘Brutal Battles of Vietnam’ to Commemorate 50th Anniversary

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In conjunction with 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War commemoration efforts, the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is announcing the release of its latest publication, “Brutal Battles of Vietnam: America’s Deadliest Days, 1965 – 1972.” The one-of-a-kind, 480-page book, is the most comprehensive battle history of the war yet published in a single volume. 95 more words

Resurgency - No Worlds... Nor Gods Beyond (2017) REVIEW

They blacken out the sun and burn the elder gods.”

Resurgency’s previous record ‘False Enlightenment’ is one of my favorite post-90’s death metal albums and I spun it so much over the past several years that I wasn’t sure what to expect listening to “No Worlds, Nor Gods Beyond” for the first time. 419 more words