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Here's a Bucket List Anyone Can Afford

Is there anybody alive who hasn’t heard of Bucket Lists, as in the bucket that shall be kicked by every one of us? I thought not. 461 more words

Books

'Hunger Games' Team Developing Multiple 'Odyssey' Movies for Lionsgate

Lionsgate is planning to develop at least two movies from Homer’s “The Odyssey” with “Hunger Games” director Francis Lawrence and producer Nina Jacobson attached.

CEO Jon Feltheimer made the disclosure Friday in response to a question during the company’s conference call with analysts to discuss quarterly earnings. 181 more words

News

Day 75

I DID IT! I SURVIVED FRESHMAN YEAR! I AM HOME!

I was going to write a long sappy post about how much I love my friends and everything I learned and I got halfway through it before I realized it was boring and sad. 364 more words

The Odyssey

Hello everyone,

I’m back, and here are a few more pictures!

Featured in today’s post are three paintings based on Homer’s story of Odysseus and the sirens. 215 more words

Artist

May 14, 2015: Lotus Eating

Why are we weighed upon with heaviness and utterly consumed with sharp distress?

Time pushes forward and yet it’s so tempting to resist.

I’ve stopped and have been standing in the same square foot of sidewalk for nearly thirty minutes. 102 more words

Strange News

Prolong

The bees weave a gauze of scent from flower to flower

gardenia perfume staining the afternoon air.

I numb my fingers weaving/unweaving hour to hour… 47 more words

Poetry

Consumption (#17)

This is part 13 of the Choosing Charybdis storyline. Start from the beginning of that arc here.

The heart pulsed yellow in greeting. Brian translated but very quickly Alex had a better grasp of the strange color language Charybdis used than he did. 139 more words

Alexis