Rating: 4 stars This book allows the reader to learn a fair amount about Hatshepsut in just 44 pages. Publishers in60Learning have released a series of books designed to educate in only sixty minutes. They have titles on Marilyn Monroe, Detroit, The Battle of Thermopylae, Leland Stanford, and Illinois Native Americans, among others. I hadContinue reading “Review: Hatshepsut – The Pharaoh-Queen of Egypt by in60Learning”
This week’s song is The White Stripes’ Jolene. I hope you like it! Artist: The White Stripes Album: From the Vault: Hello Operator Released: 2000 Genre: Alternative/Indie
This week’s album is The Kinks’ Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One. I hope you enjoy it! Release date: 27 November 1970 Label: PRT Records Producer: Ray Davies https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slr4cymXaLQ Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One, commonly abbreviated to Lola Versus Powerman, or just Lola, is the eighth studio album by BritishContinue reading “The Thursday Album – Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One”
This week’s Thursday Album is British superstar Brian Eno’s Here Come the Warm Jets.
This week’s Monday poem is Edgar Allan Poe’s The Sleeper. I hope you like it! The Sleeper BY EDGAR ALLAN POE At midnight, in the month of June, I stand beneath the mystic moon. An opiate vapor, dewy, dim, Exhales from out her golden rim, And softly dripping, drop by drop, Upon the quietContinue reading “The Monday Poem – The Sleeper by Edgar Allan Poe”
Unless you have it, Dissociative Identity Disorder (previously referred to as Multiple Personality Disorder) probably isn’t what you think it is.
Polka dots can’t stay alone. When we obliterate nature and our bodies with polka dots, we become part of the unity of our environments. – Yayoi Kusama
Here I Go – Syd Barrett
Last night I watched the Coen brothers’ comedy Hail, Caesar! (2016). Starring George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton and many more fantastic faces, Hail, Caesar! presents a day in the life of a Hollywood studio fixer in the 1950s. I haven’t heard many good words about it, but I thought it was fantastic! Hollywood, the ’50s. CapitolContinue reading “The Friday Film – Hail, Caesar!”
This week’s Sunday song is The White Stripes’ The Denial Twist.