Scottish pianist virtuoso Fergus McCreadie joined ERNG presenter Iain Leggat for a chat after his performance with Tommy Smith at the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival 2019.
Poetry: The Respectable Folks by Henry David Thoreau Culinary Art: Galaxy Donuts by Sam Melbourne Quote: “If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy […]
Opening The Bunker’s Autumn Season the curated festival This is Black will premiere theatre productions by four new and exciting Black writers across an alternating double-bill. Exploring identity, family relationships and universal struggles, the festival will showcase All the Shit I Can’t Say to My Dad by Abraham Adeyemi and Blue Beneath My Skin by […]
বিপন্ন উত্তরাধিকার ––ডাঃ তপন দাস ‘‘অভাবে পরিশ্রান্ত মনই ধর্ম্ম বা ব্রহ্ম জিজ্ঞাসা করে, নতুবা করে না।’’ পরম প্রেমময় শ্রীশ্রীঠাকুর অনুকূলচন্দ্র লিখিত সত্যানুসরণের চিরন্তন ওই বাণীর অমোঘ টানে নরেন দত্ত গেলেন পরমপুরুষ শ্রীরামকৃষ্ণদেবের দরবারে––জাগতিক অর্থাভাব ঘোচাতে। অন্তর্যামী ঠাকুর শ্রীরামকৃষ্ণদেব দেবোপম চরিত্রের উত্তরাধিকারীকে সচেতন করিয়ে দিলেন, আত্মসুখ নয়, ভারতবর্ষের শাশ্বত দর্শন, ‘‘বহুজন হিতায় চ, […]
Wetherby men’s Leeds first team were celebrating a title success in Leeds Division Five today when opponents Dacre conceded this afternoons game at Castlegarth. This left the hosts clear at the summit with 17 points from 10 games and able to crack open the champagne! Runners up Wakefield will also be promoted having gained 4 […]
Edward Alan Miller, 63, of Ridgway, PA, died Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Penn-Highlands DuBois Hospital.
We’ve had a productive first few days in Lusaka! Alexa, Jamie and Tom spent the weekend settling in and took a trip to Tiffany’s Canyon before Nick arrived on Tuesday afternoon. Alex Copping from the University of Bath joined us for a couple of days to meet the contractors and students at the University […]
Exercise is a vital part of our lives and it may get tougher to follow a strict routine as the years roll by. But have you tried cycling? Raghvendra Sinh Jhala has been cycling for eight years which has kept him in shape. Jhala has participated in various cycling and running competitions in India and […]
The Scottish Highlands are located in the north western part of the country and are renowned for their picturesque beauty and rugged landscapes. The home of the Highlander (and Harry Potter sites), it is best known for the amazing Loch Ness. And we all heard about the mysterious (or mythical?) creature Nessie, the Loch Ness […]
I’m in my Roman bedroom, which looks nearly the same as it did three years ago. The various posters, photos, books, CDs, leaflets and random bric-à-brac that once had the role of marking the place as distinctively mine are right where I left them, starting to acquire a memorabilia-like aura though still seemingly linked to […]
So it has been a long time and 3 jobs since I last blogged on this site. I have been doing a lot of commission work lately and have been regularly contributing to the excellent magazine “New Nature“. where I am also a volunteer editor. It has been a very interesting time, not just for […]