‘It’s Coming Home’… to Rome

With an English twit flying into space this weekend, there was a fleeting memory of a long-ago commercial for British Airways in which Britain had luxury accommodations even on a space station, while a good American and a Russian endured cramped quarters and terrible astronaut food in the main cabin of the station. Read more…

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Pleasure and Spaciousness: Poet Naomi Shihab Nye’s Advice on Writing, Discipline, and the Two Driving Forces of Creativity

“Don’t start with a big idea. Start with a phrase, a line, a quote. Questions are very helpful. Begin with a few you’re carrying right now.” “A self-respecting artist must not fold his hands on the pretext that he is not in the mood,” Tchaikovsky wrote to his patron as he contemplated the interplay of […]

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Après la mort d’un journaliste, des milliers de Géorgiens manifestent contre leur gouvernement

Publié le : 11/07/2021 – 22:47 En Géorgie, des milliers de personnes se sont rassemblées dimanche pour demander la démission du gouvernement après la mort d’un journaliste. Alexander Lashkarava est décédé dimanche après avoir été agressé par des assaillants d’extrême droite lors de manifestations anti-LGBT organisée lundi.  Des milliers de personnes ont manifesté dimanche 11 juillet […]