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The two types of flames,

To fuel the fire.

One of anger and rage,

The other of love and desire.

What I have learned through… 72 more words


Children’s Literature Helps Language Development

Literature plays an important role in developing the language of young learners. Stories like Cinderella, Snow White, The Grimm’s Fairy Tales and other literature convey not only moral lessons but are also beneficial to increasing children’s language development. 621 more words


At the Newberry: Reading Ivan Turgenev

It was Ivan Turgenev – not Fyodor Dostoevsky or Leo Tolstoy – who stood at the pinnacle of Russian literature in the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. 274 more words


Rhythms of light and dark verse volume 6 of the Excanto


1: internal relationships held in high tension (1998-1999)

2: dog sonnet (1999)

3: love song (1999)

4: furtive summer (1999)

5: sonnet (2000-2004)

6: evolutionary satirical aquarian punk rock sonnets (1999-2000) 2,764 more words


The Beginner's Guide to David Foster Wallace: Five Things to Read, for Free

Perhaps you want to see the David Foster Wallace movie, but you aren’t sure why. You know that you like him, or that you might like him, that you are supposed to like him. 734 more words


The Accidental Empress


I started to write a review of this book – but I find myself rendered speechless – me, one of the gabbiest creatures alive – at least when I am writing. 114 more words


Her: 3

I try with great effort
To care for her delicacy
But so often
It’s like trying to tie silk bows
With hands of dried twigs