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In the dead of winter

In between low granite walls
Two workmen stand in snow,
Watching as the steel rod falls
To pound the earth below.

Some distance from their younger years, 94 more words


Hubbard Glacier

Hubbard Glacier is located in eastern Alaska and part of Yukon, Canada. This was taken from a distance, but our ship took us closer. What’s really nice about cruise ships is that they turn the ship from side to side so everyone gets a good look. 226 more words


Way Down East: how Lillian Gish suffered for her art

Seduced and betrayed by a scoundrel, mother to a dead child, and cast out by an unfeeling employer, “frenzied – tortured” Anna Moore (Lillian Gish) stumbles out into a blizzard and, hearing the rush of the river, on to her certain death. 1,070 more words

Silent Film

Be Careful --Your Upgrades Are Out To Get You

When L’il Sis, The Pig, and Crazy D moved out of my house after almost two years, the house was still standing (as they had promised).Upon taking up residence here,  they had sworn on a stack of Bibles it would look exactly the same when they left as when they moved in.i I realize that everyone interprets things differently, but to me, it looked more like a ‘fixer-upper’ than the model home it had once been. 774 more words