Daily Archives: July 16, 2018

davidbrucehaiku: STATING THE OBVIOUS

https://pixabay.com/en/flowers-purple-girl-people-3517818/ *** STATING THE OBVIOUS *** Pretty blond woman Sitting among lavender Wearing absurd shoes *** Free davidbrucehaiku eBooks (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/patreon/ Free eBooks by David Bruce (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/about-the-blogger/

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David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s 1 Henry VI: A Retelling in Prose — Act 1, Scenes 5-6

— 1.5 — The battle began. Lord Talbot fought Charles the Dauphin and drove him back. Joan la Pucelle fought some English soldiers and drove them back. Lord Talbot said to himself, “Where is my strength, my valor, and my … Continue reading

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Stephen Merritt: “A pessimist is always right in the long term. If you read anybody’s biography, you know the ending.”


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David Bruce: Music Anecdotes

A couple of bands that were popular in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, in the 1980s, reformed in the 2000s for an important cause: to raise money for cystic fibrosis. The impetus was that Allie, the 2-year-old daughter of trombonist/singer John … Continue reading

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Edgar Lee Masters: Amelia Garrick (Spoon River Anthology)

YES, here I lie close to a stunted rose bush In a forgotten place near the fence Where the thickets from Siever’s woods Have crept over, growing sparsely. And you, you are a leader in New York, The wife of … Continue reading

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