Monthly Archives: April 2014

Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana

A rather belated realization that it has been 20 years of Kurt Cobain.

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Paul Revere’s Ride by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Paul Revere’s Ride Henry Wadsworth Longfellow I was fortunate enough to perform this poem in the fifth grade. A group of us performed it in front of the whole school. Listen my children and you shall hear Of the midnight … Continue reading

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Writing Without Boundaries

Back in college, I entertained visions of being a high school history teacher and directing school plays. (I know, I know.) As a part of this dream, I took a few acting classes. In my acting Shakespeare class, my teacher … Continue reading

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Paul Revere by J.S. Copley

I noticed I had never posted American artwork. So, I present Paul Revere by J.S. Copley, via Wikipedia. This picture at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. I don’t remember if I saw this painting, but I do know … Continue reading

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Whoso List to Hunt by Thomas Wyatt

For whatever reason, I am posting poems that I remember from high school. Funny what sticks with you. Whoso list to hunt, I know where is an hind, But as for me, hélas, I may no more. The vain travail … Continue reading

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