Category: Creative Pursuits

The Life Of Charles Dickens

Great Expectations: The Sons and Daughters of Charles Dickens is an outstanding biography of the writer with an eye toward his children, including the scandalous possible existence of an 11th. Despite the existence of shoddy novels like Rose Madder and Cell, these known failures won’t harm King’s legacy in the same way Charles Dickens was […]

Shakespeare As Good As It Gets

This is why territorial strikes are less likely to give you a good hookup than predatory strikes. I also recently purchased a 7-foot, 6-inch ultra-light Shakespeare Micro Spinning Rod to replace a. Poetry Is The Music Of The Soul Besides his “Songs of the Soul,” Saint John of the Cross wrote some similar verses. A […]

Oh My God Poem

Since it was posted nine years ago, the poem has picked up more than 20,000 views, with many viewers praising Violent J with comments like, "Oh my god this is the saddest thing," "Damn, I am in. Be Still, and Know that I Am God, My Father said to Me, And I will fill you […]

Poetry Is The Music Of The Soul

Besides his “Songs of the Soul,” Saint John of the Cross wrote some similar verses. A lovely poem, for example, on the Fountain of life, with a haunting refrain, “Although ‘tis night,” written in the Toledo prison. And a striking allegory of the crucifixion in the form of a story about a shepherd boy. Question […]