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In a world of worthless words wordsworth would weep upon his
gown / by now round but still so flat as adams leave burried
under poe and keats / world wide step by step… 52 more words


The most annoying neologisms of 2017 (and beyond)

Well, well, well. How did we get here?

Prepare to be shook my friends.

[Shook – like shaken, or shocked. In fact, shaken would be the grammatically correct term, but us time-poor millennials need to be conservative with our syllable usage. 624 more words

Nelly Goletti Theater Comes Alive with Bomba Music

Despite the rain and gray skies, the Nelly Goletti Theater was alive with the spirit of Caribbean music and culture. The Center of Multicultural Affairs, the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures, and the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program worked together to host “Bamboula to the Bayou, with Bomba in the Mix: Drumming, Dancing, and Singing Afro-Caribbean Cultural History.” The event featured Dr. 328 more words

Marist College

My Camera & My Chai - rated PG!

I realise that the author I am talking about in this post may not be wholly familiar to Americans. However, to those of English or Commonwealth descent, PG Wodehouse is a completely familiar writer. 389 more words


On Swearing

I fucking love swearing. The pure pleasure of a well placed fuck is one of the things I hang on to in life. It might not be professional, it might make other people judge me, but you know what? 1,142 more words