William Shakespeare's plays are just as relevant today as they were when first written. "Walking Shadow" by Grin and Tonic is an example of how Shakespeare's work can be adapted into a performance to engage a contemporary young audience. By using different dramatic convents such as audience particip...
The most thought-provoking quotation from Shakespeareâs Macbeth could arguably be âTomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow creeps in this petty pace from day to day to the last syllable of recorded time, and all our yesterdays have lighted fools the way to dusty death. Out, out, brief candle! Lifeâ...
Falkner uses many motifs in The Sound and the Fury. One that he uses is shadows. Shadow are mentioned all throughout Quentin’s section, June Second 1910, and in some of Benjy’s section, April Seventh 1928. In Quentin’s section, it says, “The shadow hadn’t quite cleared the stoop. I...
(“Time has a wonderful way of showing us what really matters.” —Margaret Peters
(“Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. “—Antoine de Saint-Exupery
(Be kind to unkind people, for they need it most.
Life is like walking through Paradise with peas in your shoes.
CHARLES EDWARD JERNINGHAM, The Maxims of Marmaduke
Life is for each man a solitary cell whose walls are mirrors.
EUGENE O'NEILL, Lazarus Laughed
Live on, survive, for the earth gives forth wonders. It may swallow your heart, but the...
Life After Death
Alf Pritchett's Story
The year is 1960. 4th November. A darkened room in a London flat. Two men and a woman sat waiting, as they had been doing on Monday mornings for the previous five years. Waiting for anyone to accept an open invitation to...
SHADOW AND SOLITUDE
A translation of SOLO ENTRE LAS SOMBRAS
(A Play in One Act)
By Claro M. Recto
Translated by Nick Joaquin
GABRIELA, the wife
ANDRES, the husband, a doctor
MARINA, the sister
DON NARCISO. The uncle
LUISA, the family friend
Scene: A living room...
Shadow of a Doubt
Shadow of a Doubt is an Alfred Hitchcock film that was shot on location in the 1940's town of Santa Rosa, California. The town itself is representative of the ideal of American society. However, hidden within this picturesque community dark corruption threatens to engulf a famil...
The Difference Between Life and Breath
Respiratory therapists are highly skilled practitioners who provide treatment, management and care of patients with breathing deficiencies and abnormalities. I chose to go into this profession not just for the money, as some might think, but because of my...
The Life of Corey L. Salyer
When my mother first laid her eyes upon me, she began thinking about how she could deal with three boys. My brothers, later to be named Ty-Ty and Bam-Bam, were staying with my Grandma and Grandpa and could not wait to see me. Tyler, who was then five years of age and co...
A Day in the Life of Gandalf the Grey
0825 Wake up because of a digging sensation in my skull. Open my eyes to see a flock of birds around me. Time to wash my robes. Damn birds think I'm Radagast the Brown.
0835 Wash my robes in the nearby river. Some people wonder what a wizard wears under thei...
Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway
A Reflection of the Author’s Life
“In people’s eyes, in the swing, tramp, and trudge, in the bellow and the uproar, the carriages, motor cars, omnibuses, vans, sandwich men shuffling and swinging, brass bands, barrel organs, in the triumph and the jingle a...
BUDDHA, THE GOSPEL
(HIS LIFE AND TEACHINGS)
Edited by Paul Carus
þiElectronically Enhanced Text (c) Copyright 1996, World Library(R)
DAK Upgraded Edition, Copyright 2000, DAK Industries 2000, Inc(R)þI
FLORENCE SCOVEL SHINN The Game of Life (And How To Play It)
Florence Scovel Shinn was widely known for many years as an artist and illustrator, metaphysician and lecturer, and as having helped thousands of people through her great work of healing and assisting in solving their problems.
Is Killing the Way?
“Dead Man Walking!" must be the sound that rings in each death row inmates mind many times a day. Should it? Capital punishment is one of the most controversial issues among people in our time. Everyone has his or her opinion on this issue, whether to abolish it or not...
The other side of Biker Life
This past weekend I entered the culture of “Bikers”. In the past two weeks I studied the PA motorcycle permit manual, and on the early Friday October 6th morning. I walked into the DMV and passed the thirty-question test. Within 10 minutes of passing I was registe...
in the Life of Elijah
J. Hampton Keathley III
Biblical Studies Press
J. Hampton Keathley III, Th.M. is a 1966 graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary and a former pastor of 28 years. Hampton currently writes for the Biblical Studies Found...
This electronic book is being released at this time
to honor the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr.
[Born January 15, 1929]
[Officially celebrated January 20, 1992]
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
An American Slave
WRITTEN BY HIMSE...
You begin your journey with Link in a small village, where Link is apparently a well-known farmhand. Considering that there are less than ten people in the town, though, perhaps it’s not too surprising that everyone knows your name. Under the tutelage of a local familyman, you’re...