CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A man and a woman have been arrested in the June stabbing death of a teen who was killed during an especially violent few hours in Crown Heights that saw another young man killed just a block away from where the stabbing victim was slain. 264 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The NYPD says two teens were stabbed to death about a block apart in Brooklyn.
The first stabbing happened Wednesday just before 7 p.m. 227 more words
1. After posting the poem “The Strange Visitor” yesterday, I did some research on the word “muckle.” I originally thought that it meant “small,” but (as I found out after another library worker /friend told me via Facebook) it actually means “big.” The word “mickle” also often means big, … 314 more words
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“Artistic creations may be produced by individuals, and because their work is only appreciated by a few it does not necessarily follow that it is not good; but a universal art can only be the product of a community united in sympathy, sense of worth, and aspiration; and it is improbable that the artist can can do his best except in such society.”
W.H. Auden and John Garrett on making selections for The Poet’s Tongue, the out-of-print anthology that I’m going to excerpt as much as possible ( 328 more words