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Realistic Fantasies

It’s a subtle change.

One minute, our dream partner is rich/brilliant/gorgeous/could make a porn star blush. A few decades later, and our idea of what’s hot has undergone a seismic shift. 295 more words

a collection of some of my sketches

Over the years, my school’s art course and my own interest has kept me busy. These are just a few of the many pieces I have produced. 253 more words


The Daily DeX 07/18/2019: What If Democrats Got Real About Realism?

+“The Democratic Foreign Policy Reckoning” | The Week | Conor Lynch 

“In just a few sentences, Biden summarized an attitude towards foreign policy that has been traditionally known as “liberal internationalism,” one of the two dominant worldviews in American politics since the end of the Cold War.

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News Analysis

Red Road

Andrea Arnold


Kate Dickie is a security camera operator who becomes obsessed when she sees a man she once knew. Amateurs make simple stories of revenge but here there is heart-breaking nuance. 19 more words


Portrait of the Golfer 'Rory Mcllroy'

We are going to be gripped by the Open fever this week as the World’s greatest golf tournament gets underway at Royal Portrush. I hope that Rory Mcllroy will be victorious as I have a spot for Rory having painted his portrait recently. 105 more words


Climate Strange

Earth, a dog dying in the heat

soon to be buried in our universe’s backyard.

Droughts, floods, snowstorms, and hurricanes

each a friend to the other, will take us down, 61 more words


The Portrait (and the devil) by Gogol

Fame can give no pleasure to him who has stolen it, not won it.

The Portrait (1835) is said to be the least Gogolian of all of Gogol’s works.

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Russian Literature