In medieval Gaelic and British culture, a bard was a professional story teller, verse-maker, music composer, oral historian and genealogist, employed by a patron (such as a monarch or noble) to commemorate one or more of the patron’s ancestors and to praise the patron’s own activities.
Random Acts of Kindness For Strangers (when you have the time) Leave quarters at the laundromat. Pay the toll for the person behind you. Give someone a compliment. Leave a larger than normal tip. Buy someone behind you in line their morning coffee. Pay for someone’s groceries behind you. Give up a good parking spot.
Imagine if a a photo can steel your soul what can a video camera do it? The Cherokee used to fear that taking a photo meant they would lose their soul in the picture( Ever wonder why so many indigenous people have the same beliefs?)
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH is a 1971 children’s book by Robert C. O’Brien, with illustrations by Zena Bernstein. The winner of the 1972 Newbery Medal, the story was adapted for film in 1982 as The Secret of NIMH. The novel relates the plight of a widowed field mouse, Mrs. Frisby, who seeks the […]
True Story I went to our local hospital this week after phoning 111 just before the witching hour as was not feel good. I talked through my fear with them got some stuff off my chest and felt much better. When I came out of the hospital I saw a fox sheltering under an ambulance […]
Oskar Schindler From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Oskar Schindler (28 April 1908 – 9 October 1974) was a German industrialist and a member of the Nazi Party who is credited with saving the lives of 1,200 Jews during the Holocaust by employing them in his enamelware and ammunitions factories in occupied Poland and the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia. He is the subject of the 1982 novel Schindler’s Ark and its […]