Pen Portraits- Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Frank LloydWright (1869-1959)
The Master Builder was very autocratic and he expected blind obedience from his apprentices at his Talisien Architectural School. Once before going abroad he had assigned one of his students to dig a ditch at a…
I read the news Oh boy it was on prime-time news oh boy
What can you say when you know some one is dead?
It makes me feel sad,
Why, why, why, Madibah
Why, why, why, Madibah?
Did you lose the fight or death lost his bite
When the whole world think you…
A naïve cashier who is far above his social class and cultivated falls in love with a tramp who milks the old fool for what is worth to set the young pimp into a course that has disastrous consequences for all concerned.
Renoir took the story and created…
Love I can understand: many a line
Has sounded sweeter by the word;
Many a bard has for inspiration
Sought and found love sublime their motherlode;
Who shall blame Romeo or fair Juliet
If love did pour such glorious music?
It is a flame fanned to such…
Pen Portraits-Thomas Alva Edison
Edison had very little formal education as a child, attending school…
Pen Portraits- William Wordsworth
I didn’t wear my sunday best
Nor my cane and silk cravat;
It was just call of nature, mate
Hold on, in a brothel you sate
Call of nature: In my dire need
Nature must have had her dark rede.
Nature set my body at nought:
And what secrets deep she…
Here is a AP news item Maoist Sect Scrutinized in Wake of UK Slavery CaseLONDON December 1, 2013 (AP)
Ian Haworth, founder of Britain’s Cult Information Center, said brainwashing techniques appear to have been used to keep the three freed women in…
Pen Portraits- RL Stevenson