It was on this day in 1937 that John Steinbeck's novella Of Mice and Men was published (books by this author). Of Mice and Men was Steinbeck's fifth novel (he had also published an excerpt from a novel and a book of short stories). His first novel, Cup of Gold (1929), was a total flop - it didn't even earn back the $250 that … Continue reading OF MICE AND MEN


What are some of Donald Trump’s overused phrases and turns of speech   By Tom Higgins, who followed Trump's campaign since the beginning 273.4k Views · Most Viewed Write in Donald Trump Let me tell you something, this is one of the most pathetic, stupid questions I have ever seen on Quora! Sad! I kid you not, we need to report this … Continue reading WHAT ARE TRUMP’S OVERUSED WORDS?

The Garrison Keillor You Never Knew

By CARA BUCKLEY  (JUNE 16, 2016) http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/19/arts/the-garrison-keillor-you-never-knew.html?_r=0 ST. PAUL, MINN. — Garrison Keillor was riding shotgun in a rented Chevy, motoring east through the steamy Midwestern heat. His linen suit was appropriately rumpled — everything about this public radio legend suggests disregard for crisp lines — and his gangly legs were jacked up against the … Continue reading The Garrison Keillor You Never Knew


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YeAp1fPt8Eg   Blessing of Nature  Olga PodluzhnayaIgazi misztikus Khomus-Transz! Olga Podluzhnaya Uutai Live Concert Olga is a virtuoso on the jaw harp. Contact her: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCASX7Zr6-lm5ZUywcSxAdDQ/feed http://www.farfrommoscow.com/artists/olga-podluzhnaya.html Olga Podluzhnaya, an expert performer on the xomus (or "khomus"), a traditional jaw harp. Having passed through a classical musical education while young, Podluzhnaya started to attend xomus lessons. … Continue reading BLESSING OF NATURE


http://www.collective-evolution.com/2016/01/25/20-profound-quotes-by-carl-jung-that-will-help-you-to-better-understand-yourself/ According to www.cgjungpage.org: “Carl Jung was one of the creators of modern depth psychology, which seeks to facilitate a conversation with the unconscious energies which move through each of us. He contributed many ideas which continue to inform contemporary life: complex, archetype, persona, shadow, anima and animus, personality typology, dream interpretation, individuation, and many other ideas. He had … Continue reading QUOTING CARL JUNG

OUR TOWN, Thornton Wilder

http://writersalmanac.org/ Friday, Jan. 22, 2016 It was on this day in 1938 that Thornton Wilder's (books by this author) play Our Town was premiered at the McCarter Theatre in Princeton, New Jersey. Our Town is about the fictional town of Grover's Corners, New Hampshire. In the first act, Emily Webb and George Gibbs are children together; in the second act, they … Continue reading OUR TOWN, Thornton Wilder