Kirkus:  11 Characters Who Are Definitely Having A Worse Day Than You Are

Kirkus: 11 Characters Who Are Definitely Having A Worse Day Than You Are

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here. Ill Will by Dan Chaon “A shadowy narrative that’s carried well by the author... Read more: Australia, Sex, Iraq War, Fiction, Literature, Biographies (Books), Poetry (Books), William Shakespeare, Joan of Arc, Dan Chaon, The Widow, Home News This article is from:  Kirkus: 11 Characters Who Are Definitely Having A Worse Day Than You Are … [Read more...]

Ari Nessel:  Redefining Gender: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel: Redefining Gender: This Week In Daily Giving

Recent social movements include the Ice Bucket Challenge, #bringbackourgirls, #heforshe, Black Lives Matter and same-sex marriage. As Emma Watson eloq... Read more: The Pollination Project, Philanthropy, Generosity, Compassion, Hope, Transformation, Change, Global Impact, Seed Grants, Sustainability, Kenya, East Africa, Canada, Malawi, Cameroon, Nigeria, United States, Agriculture, Enterprise, Gender Identity, Sexuality, Poetry, Art, Youth, Prison, Inmates, Health, Education, … [Read more...]

Mark DeCarlo:  HAPPY is easier than you think

Mark DeCarlo: HAPPY is easier than you think

BE HAPPY. Its easier than you think. The US Constitution guarantees life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. The parchment doesn't promise joy wil... Read more: Travel, New Orleans, Happy, Food, Poetry, Sex, Music, Travel News Credit -  Mark DeCarlo: HAPPY is easier than you think … [Read more...]

Martina Mercer:  An Apology to My Family From a Working Mum

Martina Mercer: An Apology to My Family From a Working Mum

This is my apology for being a rubbish daughter, friend, sister,wife. niece, aunty and colleague. Read more: Sex, Relationships, Parenting, Comedy, Poetry, Working Mums, Marketing, Parents News See original article -  Martina Mercer: An Apology to My Family From a Working Mum … [Read more...]

Marcel Hidalgo:  Marla Mase’s Half-Life: In the Act of Becoming Herself

Marcel Hidalgo: Marla Mase’s Half-Life: In the Act of Becoming Herself

Words are a big thing for Marla Mase. For her, music counterbalances and complements the vignettes that swirl around in her head. The brief accounts of fear, the blues, anxiety or the hope -- these are the themes that drive her. Read more: Mark Henry, Mike Faulkner, Accepting Oneself, Tomas Doncker, Music Criticism, Rock, Blues, Life, Troubles, Marla Mase, Heart, Dreams, Jazz, Bill Laswell, Sex, Funk, Global Soul, Anxiety, Half Life, Arts News See original article: Marcel … [Read more...]

Jacob Weber:  Our Cocoon — A Poem

Jacob Weber: Our Cocoon — A Poem

You're still sleeping. And I'm up, trying to work, to focus to not log on to you know what. I catch a moth in the dim hall search every inch of a cl... Read more: Creativity, Contemporary Poetry, Marriage, Romance, Sex, Poems, Insects, Mortality, Existentialism, Poetry, Arts News See original -  Jacob Weber: Our Cocoon -- A Poem … [Read more...]