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Musing Mondays - April 25th, 2016

Musing Mondays is a weekly theme hosted by the lovely MizB @ Books and a Beat, that asks you to answer one of the prompt questions and that week’s random question. 388 more words



 au·da·cious \ȯ-ˈdā-shəs\


— extremely bold or daring; recklessly brave; fearless: an audacious explorer.

— extremely original; without restriction to prior ideas; highly inventive: an audacious vision of the city’s bright future. 494 more words


the choices of a very young poet/writer

A very young member of my extended family has been selected to attend a young writers’ workshop camp in the best university in her country. She is elated. 326 more words


April 17, 2016, post day 4: changing attitude

Hello April,

today I was invited into a dinner party where I met interesting people but I cought myself in self-pity thoughts: the other participants seemed to have a more direct path in their life: they got their first book out pretty young, or they had already exposed their art in different countries. 120 more words

Personal Development

Robert Frost (Even If We Read Him Right) Was Wrong

How many generations of high school graduates have been misled into thinking that it’s always good to do things the hard way because Robert Frost is popular and many valedictorians and civic leaders have poor close-reading skills? 420 more words

2016 Reading Challenge: Mountain Interval

The category of book I’ve been reading the last two weeks is: A book of poetry. The book I chose for this category was Mountain Interval… 291 more words



the fine pale dust
that brushes off the chalkboard,
with never once a second glance
from the offending shirtsleeve,
lies silent. history of the world… 73 more words