Today was a harrowing day. Dozens of wounded came in every hour from fighting around Londonderry. Ciara often assisted her father Chief Surgeon Eion Ó Conchobhair during amputations. When a separated limb lay next to its owner on the operating table, she placed it down on the blood-soaked sawdust floor and quickly returned for the closure and bandaging. Three oversized zinc pails were always filled with amputated limbs; consigned later for burning. The orderlies responsible for destroying them and scouring the buckets from surgeries after the grueling day’s work, were either too busy elsewhere or laying about too drunk to care.
Magda had earned the title of The Break-up Artist, and she grew to like it because it made her feel that what she did was in the same category as dancers, novelists, and those people who draw cartoons of people at Six Flags Over Georgia. As a job title, it had never been her idea, but it worked, so she even used the title for her Facebook page, the business one. The job she was on, or as she sometimes called it if she had to include any surveillance work, her mission, was for her friend, Laney. The two of them slumped down in Magda’s car, watching.
His attitude towards nature will remind one of Tennyson. His morbid pre-occupation with death reminds one of Emily Dickinson . His supernatural display shades of Coleridge.
With a film, I feel that it is personal no matter what. It is one thing to write it out and another to get up and film it. For me, it was about finding another individual who could help interpret those words in not only dialogue but reactions as well.
Nothing breaks up the tedious first day of class routine for college students more than being given the opportunity to hold a press conference with their professor being the target.
Writing and Reading Texts, one of many English courses offered at Hamline University, provides several different topics in English 1110. For one course in-particular, First-Year students were able to analyze an entirely new description on what a werewolf is really like in fairy-tale stories.
However, working in corporate America in wasn’t a place that she felt she belonged. “I felt like I was selling out,” said Brooks.
No matter what genre you write in or want to write in the usual advice is to write what you know. But sooner or later every writer wonders, what could I possibly know that’s worth writing about? What this question really translates to is, “What can I write about that others will be interested in reading?”
How to remember a life, to reconcile losses with the joy of living, to sort the puzzle of what was imagined and what became real? These are the questions that marked my reading of Route 66 and Its Sorrows by Carolyn Miller.
Born in the predominantly agricultural state of Haryana in India, Amit Dahiyabadshah, an eminent, poet of India, still carries in his heart a love for the earth and soil.