Its the time of the afternoon for my teatime it’s Shouldn’t Need To Be Like That by Norwegian group Fra Lippo Lippi...who took their name from an 1855 poem by English poet Robert Browning. And to think people thought a-ha were the...
Marionville UK Nov 17 Nov 17 33
Poets of the fall - carnival of rust
Garf Australia Nov 5 Nov 5 44
I’m taking you to Brazil today and a very successful and popular singer/songwriter and poet, who has managed to blend folk music from the northeast region of Brazil around Pernambuco where he was born, and a broad range of electronic and pop ...
Marionville UK Nov 2 Nov 2 22
LINK POLITICAL THEORY - John Maynard Keynes - YouTube
Hages OH Oct 16 Oct 16 33
Debate 2020
LuvLayne PA Sep 29 Sep 29 11
Lawyer: "Is it a crime to throw sodium in your enemy's eyes?" Judge: "Yes, that's assault." Lawyer: "I know it's a salt but is it a crime?"
Lilac-JadeCanada Sep 14 Sep 14 33
I’ve been away to the land of poets and scholars in the west of Ireland for most of the week and thought I’d post this song from the pen of the great Percy French...Phil The Fluter’s Ball. Percy French was born in Co.Roscommon...right in the ...
Marionville UK Sep 6 Sep 6 22
The Verve. - Bittersweet Symphony live at Glastonbury in 2008. Glad that last year Richard Ashcroft finally got paid back the millions in royalties the Rolling Stones stole for this song. The Stones blamed their late manager Allen Klein for the ...
Marionville UK Aug 27 Aug 27 11
The poet Charles Bukowski had a great quote on those in charge. If you let them kill you -they will.
Beowulfsfriend PA Aug 21 Aug 21 44
NE’ER-DO-WELL. - Noun...a person without a means of support; an idle worthless person; a loafer; a person who is ineffectual, unsuccessful or completely lacking in merit; a good-for-nothing. A contraction of never-do-well “ne’er” has ...
Marionville UK Aug 15 Aug 15 44
"Nature is not a place to visit. It is home." Gary Snyder, American poet.
JackPedigo WA Aug 14 Aug 14 66
How to travel the road to success...
Lizard_of_Ahaz CA Aug 6 Aug 6 33
Ridgetop · Jesse Colin
FearlessFly MN Aug 4 Aug 4 00
Satire Titania's way. Titania is a militant vegan who thinks she is a better poet than William Shakespeare. -Andrew Doyle.
Jetty July 25 Jul 25 55
One of the best prank ideas in the history of pranks.
RoboGraham MD July 20 Jul 20 11
I have just posted a different choir singing this in my World Music group...but as it’s based on a Dorset Folk tune, with words by poet William Barnes (1801-86), I’m posting here too. Linden Lea. - Ralph Vaughan Williams. Vaughan Williams ...
Marionville UK July 16 Jul 16 11
Linden Lea is a well known, and much loved English song by Ralph Vaughan Williams, based on a Dorset folk tune with words by the poet William Barnes. It was first published in 1902 and became a standard in most British choir’s repertoires, ...
Marionville UK July 16 Jul 16 11
Estranged · Guns N' Roses
FearlessFly MN July 15 Jul 15 11
Schiller is a German electronic duo who took their name from the famous German poet and dramatist. Here they combine with the vocals of Sarah Brightman to great effect in - Smile. The accompanying video features French film actress Andrew Tatou....
Marionville UK July 14 Jul 14 33
I dont even understand this at all..
MsAl MI July 3 Jul 3 99
Leonard Cohen - Boogie Street A long way from the simple productions of his earlier works. The collaboration with Sarah Robinson is at its best here. Yet behind it, there is still that great insight of a poet. "And oh my love be not afraid, we ...
273kelvin June 30 Jun 30 22
“What need have I of a lofty roof?” a holy man asks a critic who says he can build a better house. “This that I have built is high enough for a dwelling which I must leave at death.” the poet Sa’di, C13th Iran.
Allamanda Virgin Islands, U.S. June 24 Jun 24 22
Highest covid19 one day spike.
azzow2 NM June 23 Jun 23 33
"Blood of a Poet" - a 1930 surrealistic film, the first of only 5 films French poet/artist Jean Cocteau made. This 55 minute film has no real story, but includes some remarkable special effects of statues coming to life, people turning into statues, ...
Ray13 OH June 22 Jun 22 00
LINK Poet Eve Ewing Connects 1919 Chicago To Today's Racial Unrest : NPR
rainmanjr NV June 16 Jun 16 00
Gobekli Tepe: Predates Stonehenge and the Sphinx by thousands of years.
Mitch07102 PA June 16 Jun 16 77
I have Amazon Prime so since being alone with 3 dogs and Ben and Jerry for company I've been watching movies. Soon as a church, priest or religion comes up I'm gone. So far I've begun about 7 movies I had to quit due to religion, prayers, churches, ...
K9Kohle789 TN June 7 Jun 7 44
Seems legit.
TheGreatShadow NE June 7 Jun 7 22
I have often said that Trump was a cross between the worst qualities of Nixon and Hitler, Paul Krugman, shares how he is so much worse than Nixon from NYT. On May 4, 1970, the Ohio National Guard opened fire on student protesters, killing four. ...
glennlab TX June 5 Jun 5 33
Wise words by one of my favorite emerging poets. If you haven't read Swear Words & Love Notes, it's a lovely compilation.
Amzungu IL June 2 Jun 2 00
GENERALSTRIKE2020: HOW TO PARTICIPATE !FAIR WARNING! There's a lot of this going on now days. But before you jump into this puddle make sure you're wearing the right boots before you can no longer afford boots....
William_Mary OH May 23 May 23 11
Poet's Justice · Uriah Heep
FearlessFly MN May 20 May 20 00
Best trust the happy moments. What they gave Makes man less fearful of a certain grave, And gives his work compassion and new eyes. The days that make us happy make us wise. The closing lines to the poem "Biology" by English poet John Mansfield.
JGal OH May 16 May 16 00
I don't see what the big deal is. It's just paper, right?
Kynlei IN May 13 May 13 22
Went to the grocery store today. 50% of the customers there weren't wearing masks :( The local grocery store is VERY big. This mask was only $5. The pandemic has really gotten to me. I'm very sad for all the deaths. Please wear masks & gloves when ...
VeronicaAnn WI May 10 May 10 77
Been listening to John Prine for weeks . Had tix for concert this month, but.... We lost a sensitive American story teller, a rare poet of people . I've had an "Illegal Smile" since April 8 . How 'bout you ?
JackNewman OH May 7 May 7 33
Hmm... Tough decision.
scurry Canada May 6 May 6 1010
Francoise Hardy, in 1965, singing Mon Ami la Rose. Recently I read that she built her fame on the number of records selling; that she did not give concerts. I remember how I wished that I could emulate her looks, with those wonderful sculpted ...
dede18 CA May 4 May 4 22
Hello Canadian friends! As a Dutchie I had a question because i don't get allot of news about Canada and your president. How are thing going in Canada with the quarantine, and how is Trudeau doing?
JonkoJerry Netherlands Apr 16 Apr 16 66
Happy Saturday Everyone! Been a busy day inside the house. Cleaning, laundry, Zoom meeting with my Freethinker Group, paid off my bed (got a reduction for the virus!), worked with Spectrum to fix my cable and made a shepherds pie. Have another Zoom ...
sassygirl3869 NY Mar 28 Mar 28 77
I have just read the preface to the Routledge classic edition of Bertrand Russell's "Why I am not a Christian". I had not previously realised that while T.S Eliot was a brilliant poet he was nevertheless a disaster area when it came to clarity of ...
anglophone Australia Mar 28 Mar 28 11
Really baby I got the cure.
PinkyandtheBrain ID Mar 24 Mar 24 77
LINK Israeli poet apologizes for comparing Palestinian activist to Anne Frank
altschmerz IL Mar 22 Mar 22 11
My Shameless Inner Poet inspired me with a poem this morning: Hickory Dickory Doke, The queen wore only a cloak. A mouse ran up, The cloak came off! Oh, my gadzooks! She's a bloke!
BestWithoutGods TN Mar 14 Mar 14 22
Dreams, Op.38, No.5 Composed by Rachmaninov in 1916, the op. 38 songs are settings of poems by various Russian Romantics, this one, by the poet Sologub. It's title, Son, is sometimes translated as "Sleep". An alternate ...
Rossy92 VA Mar 13 Mar 13 22
The service a man renders his friend is trivial and selfish, compared with the service he knows his friend stood in readiness to yield him, alike before he had begun to serve his friend, and now also. Compared with that good-will I bear my friend, ...
1kzguy OR Mar 8 Mar 8 11
A few more scans. The "mill" is not altered. It was shot with infra red film. The bridges are over the Susquehanna River in Harrisburg, PA.
fishline79 PA Mar 5 Mar 5 22
Late Goodbye by Poets Of The Fall-
SpikeTalon NV Mar 5 Mar 5 11
LINK Trump calls on liberal justices to recuse themselves from his cases
bobwjr DE Feb 26 Feb 26 77
Morten Harket made an album in 1993 called Poetenes Evangelium in Norwegian. It’s an anthology of old Norwegian poetry set to music, and Morten worked with a group of present day Norwegian poets and musicians in what ...
Marionville UK Feb 17 Feb 17 11
Brodsky Tune with words of the poet Joseph Brodsky. - Morten Harket (from his Wild Seed album in 1995). Joseph Brodsky the Russian/American poet wrote this poem about the war and genocide in Bosnia, and Morten Harket, who is a ...
Marionville UK Feb 15 Feb 15 22
Godsmack - Running Blind
balou TX Feb 10 Feb 10 11
Joe Satriani - Always with Me, Always with You
FearlessFly MN Jan 30 Jan 30 00
25th January 1759...Robert Burns, Scottish poet and lyricist who has become renowned as the National Bard of Scotland was born at Alloway in Ayrshire.
Marionville UK Jan 25 Jan 25 00
whiskywoman TX Jan 20 Jan 20 11
I'm reading a beautiful book, The Biology of Wonder, by Andreas Weber. About the subjectivity of living beings. Today this quote he gave from the poet Paul Valery really struck me: "You take my image, my appearance, I take yours. You are not I, ...
Leontion AL Jan 16 Jan 16 22
Morten Harket - Natten. This live performance on Norwegian TV has him singing a song from his solo 1993 album which he released shortly after a-ha split up for the first time. The album is called Poetenes Angelicum and it’s the ...
Marionville UK Jan 10 Jan 10 11
A poet I am not
RoyMillar Canada Jan 9 Jan 9 22
Well now that's imaginative
altschmerz IL Dec 30 Dec 30 55
Woody Guthrie was one of my heroes. If he was around today he woulda marched right into the White House and kicked the shit out of trump. His influence on the two greatest American poets of the last sixty years, Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen has...
bklynite53 CA Dec 24 Dec 24 00
My Shameless Inner Poet has come up with a new version of "O Holy Night." Enjoy: O holy crap! Jesus just pooped his diaper, And he has smeared it all over his face! He's spreading poop all over the manger. It stinks so much, it's a holy ...
BestWithoutGods TN Dec 17 Dec 17 00
Beard I am still swimming in dreamland. Over, under, down through this little wave and that, the clear and the murk, the dark and the light. Twenty years ago I had my powers (ha!) as I do again now. I have been my own Delilah, purposely ...
Tomfoolery33 WV Dec 15 Dec 15 44
Is it so, that poets with ideas such as Dylan Thomas’ ‘green fuse’ and Eliot’s ‘still point of the turning world’ in Burnt Norton are always a few steps ahead of the scientific mind?
Geoffrey51 Australia Dec 11 Dec 11 11
Death Day ...und mitten im Leben sind wir vom Tode umgeben. from: The Book of Hours ,Rainer Maria Rilke, poet People die all the time. Two prominent people died today: Rene` Auberjonois and Paul Volkers....
Spinliesel NY Dec 9 Dec 9 00
This would be perfect!
Heidi68 NC Dec 6 Dec 6 33
LINK The Danish Poet - YouTube
skado AL Dec 3 Dec 3 00
prestonw1243 MO Nov 29 Nov 29 11
Here's a doomy Donovan cover I recorded today in Garage Band on my iPad. doommetal donovan homerecording
BassManSpaceMan CA Nov 29 Nov 29 00
Pere Atkin & Clive James - No Dice Today we learnt of the death of a great writer Clive James. Most famous as a critic then novelist but also a poet and lesser-known as a songwriter. I have posted a few of his songs on here. Quite cultish as they ...
273kelvin Nov 27 Nov 27 33
Bob Dylan It ain't me, babe I used to read the lyrics wherever i could find them. After a while, I stopped translating them because my English got more and more real... He is my favorite American poet.
Spinliesel NY Nov 22 Nov 22 22
19th November 1850...Alfred, Lord Tennyson becomes British Poet Laureate, succeeding William Wordsworth.
Marionville UK Nov 19 Nov 19 11
A silly little ditty--- Check, Please The night is blowing down the stupid moon Which carves its chalky recess from the air And sits above my desk. A mere cartoon Of poet, I brood within my frenzied hair, Not cut for quite some time— I...
Tomfoolery33 WV Nov 18 Nov 18 22
Art and the Nocturnal Imagination: Painter, Poet, and Philosopher Etel Adnan on Dreaming and Creativity
skado AL Nov 13 Nov 13 00
I might have posted this before, but if so, I don't remember. It's from my journal, and is about the importance of poetry. Does poetry matter? I guess it matters to the people who write it, or they wouldn’t bother. But does other people’s ...
Tomfoolery33 WV Nov 9 Nov 9 11
Giordano Bruno -1548 -1600 was an Italian Dominican friar, philosopher, mathematician, poet, cosmological theorist, and Hermetic occultist. He was burned at the stake for a stubborn adherence to his then unorthodox beliefs - including the ideas ...
gater CA Oct 31 Oct 31 22
Sylvia Plath (October 27, 1932 – February 11, 1963) was an American poet, novelist, and short-story writer. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, she studied at Smith College and Newnham College at the University of Cambridge before receiving acclaim as a...
altschmerz IL Oct 27 Oct 27 11
Confusion says
Rudy1962 WI Oct 26 Oct 26 11
I'm going to my first poetry reading tonight. It's not that I am a new poet, but that I have never read my poems in public before. I hope I don't get booed off the stage. :D
Organist1 PA Oct 17 Oct 17 22
I posted this a long time ago in the Poet's Corner group. I don't know if anybody remembers it, but I ran across it again and still like it. Salvation I am nine years old again. Suppressing peals of mirth in the dour church as the ...
Tomfoolery33 WV Oct 9 Oct 9 33
Lisa (@Sassygirl3869) goes to afternoon dancing and potluck at Mickey B’s. Music by Duke Michaels.❤️
MissKathleen AZ Sep 29 Sep 29 44
Daniel Day-Lewis Born in London in 1957, the son of poet Cecil Day-Lewis and actress Jill Balcon. Daniel started out in theatre, attended the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. Received 6 Oscar nominations for Best Actor, winning 3 for: "My Left ...
Ray13 OH Sep 25 Sep 25 11
Don’t you think it is wonderful how great literature allows you to sit in a comfy chair in the company of a great mind, and they will talk to you. Poets, commentators, philosophers, writers from all ages, all there waiting to talk to you. ...
Geoffrey51 Australia Sep 21 Sep 21 1010
Heartland is a project which my local council...Mid-Ulster, has promoted and my friend Peter Lant who is Education Officer at the council was instrumental in launching. One of the Schools involved, Bellaghy Primary also has as it’s Head, another ...
Marionville UK Sep 21 Sep 21 33
tRump has no taste; the proof is that he loves himself so much.
tioteo MI Sep 19 Sep 19 33
September 17th, a few notable events in American history: 1787 The Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia approves the constitution for the United States of America. 1796 President George Washington delivers his "Farewell Address" to ...
altschmerz IL Sep 17 Sep 17 00
So, I have a date today with someone from a dating site. We switched it to a lunch instead of dinner because he has a much longer drive than me (Cleveland). And tonight I'm going to a poetry reading with the first friend I made when I moved to WV ...
ProudMerrie WV Sep 13 Sep 13 77
September 12, 1896 13 Filipinos, the "13 martyrs" of Cavite were executed by Spanish authorities at Plaza de Armas near Fort of San Felipe, Cavite City, for joining the Katipunan revolution. With reports of impending plot against the ...
Boomtarat03 Sep 12 Sep 12 00
Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect. Samuel Johnson Samuel Johnson (18 September 1709 – 13 December 1784), often referred to as Dr. Johnson, was an English writer who made ...
LetzGetReal AZ Sep 10 Sep 10 11
I'm going to expose myself here, but I've never been known to withhold the truth: most poetry I've read confounds me. I read and reread lines that are so obtuse that I wind up shaking my aching head in despair. Poetry doesn't have to be obscure or ...
Rob48 DE Sep 8 Sep 8 66
I was reminded today of a poem by the wonderfully awful victorian Scottish poet William McGonagall. "The chicken is a noble beast, the cow is much forlorner It stands alone upon a field, with a leg at every corner"
273kelvin Aug 23 Aug 23 11
Trump Has Been Sending Creepy Handwritten Notes to Justin Trudeau "Zodiac Killer-inspired" hahaha. And what a vicious reply - facts, data.
chalupacabre WA Aug 13 Aug 13 1010
Signed off other sites that are only about finding a relationship. Fastest time ever. I keep this one because I haven't ever used it in that manner but specifically it's a community to me of like minded individuals. A place to not feel alone in ...
Larimar MO Aug 12 Aug 12 22
Happy POETS day to all you North Americans on here. (Piss Off Early, Tomorrow's Saturday.)
Petter Aug 9 Aug 9 11
Shark Week on Discovery -- I don't get it. Why does the apex predator of the sea get its own week of programming on Discovery channel? Why not Eagle Week for the apex predator of the air, or Lion Week for the apex predator on land? Why all this ...
Sgt_Spanky FL Aug 6 Aug 6 77
From a Facebook friend's post: Look to this day, for it is life, the very breath of life. In its brief course lie all the realities of your existence; the bliss of growth, the glory of action, the splendor of beauty. For yesterday is only a...
bleurowz NJ Aug 3 Aug 3 33
Breaking up is hard to do.
actofdog Canada Aug 3 Aug 3 11
August 2nd 1865 United Kingdom ,Lewis Carroll (author,mathematician,poet and photographer) publishes Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.The second picture is the original cover in 1865.
actofdog Canada Aug 2 Aug 2 33
Clever poet.. And he must know-it. His feet show it They're Longfellows!
StrongBow TX Aug 1 Aug 1 33
A poet and a prophet
Piratefish IN July 25 Jul 25 11
Brazilian poet Vinicius de Moraes: “Happiness is like a feather flying in the air. It flies light, but not for very long.” Happiness is a human construct, an abstract idea with no equivalent in actual human experience. We are not designed...
Seeker3CO CO July 25 Jul 25 99