B Brian Atwood

18 Feb 19
Necromancy Never Pays

Starting when we lived in Maryland, Ron and I have occasionally organized a tea and poetry reading, usually in February, to provide some delight in our least favorite month. Since we’ve lived here in Ohio we’ve had a few teas in less precarious months for weather, inviting the people who have always attended since we […]

14 Feb 19
Urban Hollywood 411

Directors called plan to move four awards to commercial breaks “an insult.”

11 Feb 19
Archy news nety

Lady Gaga used her Grammy's acceptance speech to make an important statement about mental health in Hollywood on Sunday night. The musician accepted the award for Best Duo / Group Performance for her Bradley Cooper collaboration Shallow, from the soundtrack to their film A star is born. Visibly emotional, Gaga devoted her speech to the […]

11 Feb 19
News Archives Uk

Lady Gaga used her Grammy acceptance speech to make an important statement on mental health in Hollywood on Sunday night. The musician received the Best Duo / Group Performance award for her collaboration with Bradley Cooper Flat, recorded by the soundtrack to her film A star Is Born, Visibly emotional, Gaga dedicated her speech to […]

11 Feb 19
Archy news nety

Taylor Swift fans are furious because the musician failed to win at the 2019 Grammy, having been nominated for a single prize. Reputation lost by Ariana Grande Sweetener in the category of Best Pop Vocal Album, making it the Grammys' first singer win. Grande has lost his other nomination for Best Pop Solo Performance for […]

11 Feb 19
News Archives Uk

Joy Villa reached the Grammy's Red Carpet in a dress that looks like Donald Trump. The singer wore a silver dress inspired by US designer Allinger Desi Designs, inspired by the US border wall. Villa completed the political look with a red handbag bearing President Trump's motto "Make America Great Again." To join Independent heads […]

11 Feb 19
Archy news nety

Lady Gaga shared an emotional message with the fans after winning the award for the best original Baftas music of this year. The actor and musician, who plays Ally in A star was born and he also plays most of the original songs in the film, thanked the fans for his support for the Grammys, […]

07 Feb 19
Words, Music, and News

By Sara Collaton, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=18460226 While much of the world is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, the Canadian Academy of Recordings Arts and Sciences will be celebrating the best of Canadian music with the annual Juno Awards in Toronto with award winning artist Sarah McLachlan hosting the gala event. The Juno Awards is the […]

04 Feb 19
File 770

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) has announced finalists for the 2019 Audie Awards®, recognizing distinction in audiobooks and spoken word entertainment.  Finalists are selected by a diverse group of experienced judges and one winner is awarded the Audie in each category. Finalists for Industry Awards for Excellence in Design, Marketing, and Production and for Audiobook […]

04 Feb 19

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) has announced the finalists for the 2019 Audie Awards, “the premier awards program in the United States recognizing distinction in audiobooks and spoken-word entertainment.” We are delighted that Macmillan Audio and Macmillan Podcasts have been honored for a number of titles across categories, including Tomi Adeyemi’s Children of Blood and Bone […]

31 Jan 19
Mary Drover

I’m participating in two reading challenges this year! The first is, obviously, my Goodreads challenge, which has been officially bumped up to 125 books. I also discovered the Beat the Backlist challenge, which coincides with one of my 2019 reading goals to read everything that I purchased in 2018. How many books does that mean? […]

27 Jan 19
Bonnywood Manor

I’m a tad late with this, but (cue minimalist fanfare) here’s my annual birthday post, based on a budding tradition that originally wasn’t meant to be a tradition. It just worked out that way. It all started with 50/50, some thoughts I shared as I hit the mid-century mark in 2015. I re-posted this one […]

24 Jan 19
Interesting Concepts

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