Monthly Archives: February 2014

Still life in blue

Photo taken by Hercules Milas at the Argolic gulf, close to Nea Kios village, Argolida, Peloponnese, Greece. He thinks that this man is collecting worms (for baits), he’s not sure though! What do you think? I think at this moment

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Book review: Zen in the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury

Book review: Zen in the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury. Book review: Zen in the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury By Toby Knott (Hat tip to Devon Devereaux for the photo) This is not so much a ‘how

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Nikos Kazantzakis

Today (18th Feb 1883) it’s Nikos Kazantzakis’s birthday!!! Love his book ‘Zorba the Greek’, beginning with these words: ‘I first met him in Piraeus….’   Summer readings: Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis Posted by Penny Woods Sunday 14 August

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Sundance Film Review: ‘20,000 Days on Earth’

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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds ‘Higgs Boson Blues’ (2013) and ‘Jubilee Street’ (2013)

Love this song: Lyrics: Can’t remember anything at all Flame trees line the streets Can’t remember anything at all But I’m driving my car down to Geneva I’ve been sitting in my basement patio It was hot Up above, girls

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Love Is…A Valentine’s Day Roundup

Originally posted on The Blog:
Love…it comes in different shapes and sizes, and means so many things to so many people. On this auspicious day we wanted to show our love for the myriad ways you express love…

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Night Train to Lisbon

Originally posted on More Notes from Aboveground:
Pascal Mercier 2004 Raimund Gregorius, the central character of Night Train to Lisbon, is a stuffy Swiss professor of classical languages. His world is defined by his books and his routines. He lives a comfortable, predictable life, a…

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