Abbey Dawn

22 Feb 19
BERKSHIRE ON STAGE

“TROIKA À LA RUSSE” PRESENTED BY CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH MUSIC, SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 2019, 6PM, MAHAIWE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER (Great Barrington, MA…) Ukrainian-born pianist Inna Faliks (“adventurous and passionate”— The New Yorker) and Yehuda Hanani present a program rich in Russian lore, Slavic emotionalism, Soviet-era sarcasm, and dazzling virtuosity: the cello/piano sonatas by Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, […]

22 Feb 19
JAZZ LIVES

As an affirmation, “C’est si bon!” works for me — and it was a substantial hit for Louis, Eartha Kitt, and others in the early Fifties.  Louis kept it in his repertoire for more than fifteen years, and it’s been recorded by Harry Allen, Eddie Erickson, Nicki Parrott, Abbey Lincoln, and Jaki Byard — which […]

22 Feb 19
A travel documentary by Aava Lou

Ask any Catalonian what they know about Montserrat – magical, they will say. Stories abound on mysterious disappearances, underground network of secret caves and cases of UFO light sightings. Taking the rack train up from Monistrol, I arrived at the base of the mountains on New Year’s eve in 2017 and was immediately awestruck by […]

21 Feb 19
Weapons and Warfare

Kara Mustafa Pasha -Grand Vizier and Commander of Ottoman Empire At nine o’clock, on the morning of 7 July the whole position changed with appalling suddenness. Lorraine was riding a mile or two from his headquarters when he heard that the Turks had entered Ungarisch-Altenburg in great force. The surprise was so complete that the […]

21 Feb 19
FLAT RACING GURU UK

WOLVERHAMPTON 5.40 COLONY QUEEN 6.10 DOCTOR SARDONICUS. has most to fear from SHAMSOM, Boom The Groom and Foxy forever won’t Lie down Tonight, a tough Battle and should be a great race to watch. 6.40 Beleaguerment 6/1 1/2PT EW LIBERATION DAY 1/4PT EW 6/1 coolagh Magic and Fares Kodiak could also run well close to […]

21 Feb 19
𝔇𝔢𝔫𝔦𝔰𝔢𝔗𝔲𝔶𝔦𝔏𝔦𝔣𝔢

By Eston Oboch And another one bit the dust. But Love was yet to be conquered. Sia’s sentiments ran through my mind as I ordered for another double. I had spread myself thin, thinking that Love would find me in its perfect time. Diligently pursuing the great mysteries of great men, I had learnt early […]

21 Feb 19
Learn More Every Day

“I want all my senses engaged.  Let me absorb the world’s variety and uniqueness.”  Maya Angelou “The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quite alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it […]

20 Feb 19
Mumble Words

A rising star in the world of words, 2019 sees Ben Norris make his debut appearance at Stanza Poetry Festival… Hello Ben, so where are you from & where are you at at, geographically speaking? I’m from Nottingham. I currently live in London but I’m back in Notts more and more these days, as I’ve […]

20 Feb 19
Meghan Across the Pond

I’m currently delighting in the fact that I have an uninterrupted two hours to write and relax. I have not had this much free time in the past two weeks. Seriously. Being at Wroxton has become the busiest time of my life! Where last I left off, I was about to start classes, with a […]

19 Feb 19
Finer Femininity - Joyful, Catholic

With Septuagesima Sunday just passed, it is that time of the year once again and Maria von Trapp sets the stage….. From Around the Year With the Trapp Family by Maria von Trapp With Septuagesima Sunday begins the cycle that has for its center the greatest of all solemnities, the feast of Easter. The Christmas […]

19 Feb 19
Fight4justice

How Well Do You Know Your History 1959 – 2019? Linking Communities Across The World. The Story Of Kevin’s 23 Years Of Marriage Must Be Told in 2019  Daily Express Russell Grant Britain’s celebrity astrologer. Taurus Apr 21-May 21: A pleasing shortage of responsibility will give you more time to call your own. Make this […]

19 Feb 19
The Pitshanger Poets

One of the most commonly posed enquiries I am challenged with as I sally forth o’er the highways and byways beneath Ealing’s green and pleasant skies is, how does one become a member of The Pitshanger Poets?  The answer, which I am delighted to give at length while standing on any street corner, is that […]