“How well he’s read, to reason against reading!” Love’s Labours Lost, good ol’ Bill. There was a time that this was true. That arguing against a well read person, someone who has studied and become knowledgeable about the subject, would be unthought of. It’d be mad! Now, well, experts are being frowned upon. Science and…… Continue reading Shakespeare Sunday | 130817
If you missed the first part, it’s here Bitesized Blog | Subject Verb Object Part 1, and we’ll continue on with the next three. We’ve got a wonderful selection ahead of us; either directly dealing with, or the contemplation of, time passing and death.
Today, instead of relying on the stalwart white, male, and old authors- let us think of and celebrate wonderful black authors that often go unappreciated outside of the black community.
It’s my 50th post anniversary!
Shakespeare was writing in the time scientific time of taxonomy, where things are compared to one another to create their own classification. So this declaration from Kent to Oswald would be typical of an Earl's education. This could have given away his disguise, as he was dressed as Caius in A1 S4, and a peasant wouldn't have been as educated.
https://www.youtube.com/embed/GjwfqXTebIY?version=3 Stephen King’s writings have made for some wonderful movies over the years, and some pretty atrocious ones too. The next adaptation of his work, The Dark Tower, has finally been released in theaters after years of development issues. Containing a great cast with a ton of lore to pull from, does The Dark Tower…… Continue reading RePress of the Week | The Dark Tower (2017): An Uninspired, Sparknotes Version of the Popular Source Material — MovieBabble
As a lady who enjoys her cups of tea on a daily basis I am always on the lookout for new teas to try. On a recent trip to London I accidentally found myself in a Fortnum & Mason tea shop. I was… Source: Review of Fortnum & Mason Countess Grey Tea
Let me start by saying there is no way I can do this man justice in just one little blog post. What I can say, simply, is that any kind of development in astrology, astrophysics, astronomy, or astrobiology in the past 50 or so years would have some connection to Carl Sagan.
Our lives have been consumed into social media. Consumed. Mangled. Managed badly it can only lead to a lot of negativity. The glamorous shots of the school yard bully marrying her university sweetheart. That guy you met in a pub getting yet another promotion and a company car.
Then there’s you.
Sitting in your PJs. On a Saturday afternoon. Reaching for an alcoholic relief to the situation.