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July 14 in history

1223 Louis VIII became King of France upon the death of his father, Philip II of France.

1698 The Darien scheme began with five ships, bearing about 1,200 people, departing Leith for the Isthmus of Panama. 484 more words


Blockbuster Movies About Art -- that even non-art-lovers will want to see

It’s movie season! And not Oscar-contender season, but summertime — good ole fashioned blockbuster, crowd-pleasing movie season. This year we’re talking Jurassic World, Pixar’s… 857 more words

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The Agony and the Ecstasy

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965) Directed by Carol Reed Based on the book The Agony and the Ecstasy 673 more words

Immortal Wife is a lifeless figure

Jessie, the favorite daughter of Missouri senator Thomas Hart Benton, grows up working with her father, breathing politics, and believing it is America’s manifest destiny to rule from Atlantic to Pacific. 198 more words

Civil War

Worship Team Devotional: Introduction to "Heart of the Artist"

The following is based on the introduction to Rory Noland’s Heart of the Artist. I prepared this as a five minute devotional for my worship team at… 611 more words


I is for...

My 2015 A to Z Challenge Theme is Quotes & Lines from Literature. Each day I will be posting a favorite quote or a few lines from well known short stories, poems or novels, with the letter of the first name as the A to Z. 455 more words