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The Afternoon Sun, by C. P. Cavafy

The Afternoon Sun

This room, how well I know it.
Now they’re renting it, and the one next to it,
as offices. The whole house has become… 145 more words


More of Shel Silverstein's Poetry

English Class third graders continued their exploration of some of Shel Silverstein’s poetry. This week the children read the poems, Hinges, Whatif, Homework Machine… 55 more words

Education In Pori, Finland

Metrical Arrangement

Because I took the time
To figure out the meter,
I’m begging you, dear reader,
Please read it with the rhyme.



Africentriguing Presents: An excerpt from history, “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?” by Frederick Douglass

“What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July? I answer; a day that reveals to him, more than. all other days in the year, the gross injustice and cruelty to which lie is the constant victim. 172 more words


Beautiful Taraweeh in South Africa

The Local South African talent who are honouring the Quran this  Ramadhan with beautiful recitation are:

Qari Zaakir Dockrat
Hafiz Mohammed Abdul Azziz
Hafiz Sunoon


This is Why Timing, Cadence, and Tempo are so Important.

OK maybe it’s just me, but the narration on this exquisitely animated piece by French motion designer and director Cyrille Smaha  just ruins the visual. It sounds like some jacked up auto tune rendition. 176 more words


Inform My servants that I ~ I am the Oft-Forgiving, the Most Merciful

AL-HIJR (THE ROCKY TRACT) – سورة الحجر

Reciter: Hazza al-Balushi هزاع البلوشي