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Second Day of December

While I was thinking about the month of December, I realized there is more to share than what a blog should share. 383 more words

Morning Thoughts

Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society to present Our Town in January 2017

The Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society will present Thornton Wilder’s Our Town from January 24 to 29, 2017 at the Harold Greenspon Auditorium.

Thornton Wilder’s iconic play explores life in the fictional town of Grover’s Corners. 471 more words


Who Is Harriet Mayfield?

Sometimes you’re in grad school, writing two plays a week and a short story. Sometimes you also assist the director for a show. And then sometimes you agree to act in two different one-act plays. 457 more words


Quote of the Day

Ninety-nine percent of the people in the world are fools and the rest of us are in great danger of contagion.

—Thornton Wilder


"It is very necessary to have markers of beauty left in a world seemingly..."

“It is very necessary to have markers of beauty left in a world seemingly bent on making the most evil ugliness.”

— Thornton Wilder, American, playwright, novelist. Three Pulitzer Prizes


Saints and poets maybe

“EMILY: “Does anyone ever realize life while they live it…every, every minute?”
STAGE MANAGER: “No. Saints and poets maybe…they do some.”

– Thornton Wilder, “Our Town” 992 more words

Life And Faith

The Terranauts--T. C. Boyle

What would happen if you took eight people and sealed them up in a three hundred acre glass terrarium with plants and little pigs and fish and a lot of yams and told them they had to be self-sufficient, even to the point of recycling their own air and water? 727 more words

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