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The World's Largest Poetry Site - Discussion & Poem Contests

The World's Largest Poetry Site - Discussion & Poem Contests
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    Theater Words - Theater Words Royalty Free Plays and Scenes 50 Kick-Ass Websites You Need to Know About It's time to update the entries in your browser's links toolbar. But with recent estimates putting the size of the internet at well more than 100 million distinct websites, it's getting harder and harder to get a handle on all the great stuff that's out there. That's why we've compiled this list. And unlike some lists you may have seen, which try to name the very "best" websites, but end up just telling you a lot of stuff you already know, we've chosen instead to highlight 50 of our favorite sites that fly under most people's radar. Think of it as the Maximum PC blog roll (remember those?). You might have heard of some of these sites, but we'll bet you haven't heard of all them. Demoscene.tv See What Can Be Done with 4 Kilobytes If you’re any kind of nerd at all, you probably know about the demoscene, where talented programmers create complex videos rendered in real-time, stored in incredibly small files. lite.Facebook.com Clutter-Free Social Networking You can admit it. Soyouwanna.com

The World of Dante Teachers of Dante's Comedy will find a range of materials intended to facilitate the teaching of the poem. They include a video demonstration, which introduces users to the chief components to the site and how to access them; a list of suggested activities; additional readings on the poem and on the artists whose work is included; links to other sites; and a survey. The activities work particularly well if teachers show students how to access the various materials, especially the information available on the combined text pages and search page. Instructional Video This video introduces the main components of The World of Dante. Click here for the 640 x 480 resolution (18MB), and here for a smaller version (14MB). Activities A full list of suggestions for activities which can be pursued in class or as homework assignments. Related Links Suggested Readings The secondary literature on Dante is vast. User Survey

4 Must-Have Attributes of Amazing Product Managers On a January day fresh out of grad school, I was transitioning into the world of work. I had accepted a role overseeing a B2B video web series run by a small consultancy. I was this project’s first full-time hire, which involved everything from growing subscribers and HTML editing to scripting interviews and analytics management. When it came time to figure out a title for my new role, I suggested that I be a digital strategist. The boss considered my idea for a moment. Without a clue what product management was, I had suddenly become one. And yet, it’s one that suits more people than the abstract name lets on. “It’s basically like training you to be a Product Manager,” Bernstein explained. The best product managers are advocates. What other attributes do you need to be great? 1. Product managers can be technical or non-technical (as I was at AppBeat). Product managers must be adept at understanding social cues. 2. Product managers have a lot on their plates. 3. 4.

Shore My full name is Davidson Olumide Esan. Olumide is my Nigerian name Welcome to the Life and Times of Davidson Esan (But in poem form) I will not enter contests anymore as I think poetry shouldn't be judged as a first to last scale. It comes from the heart and the desire and pleasure of writing a poem that you think is good should be enough. I am a Christian and I love God for everything He's done in my life. That's if you want to listen to some of my poems spoken God When Life has eaten all of your fruits and you don't know who to call out to, break away from the Earth and sing, for His divinity. When your Life is going no-where and you become a slave to despair, take heed of the message and blanket it over all your worries and fears. When your married life has come to an end, which you have given up to mend, open those doors and be un-afraid, there is someone who shines in those darkest of days. Well... Someone is up above.

The Romanian Uranium Murder Mystery dinner theatre script CLUELES: I am Inspector Clueles' of the INTERPOO [Inter-P Double O]. You haven't heard of INTERPOO? It is the International Patrol of Offenses. I am following one of the biggest scams of all time. There are these people in , a small country just South of the What is so funny? Here are the rules: 1) Must figure out three things: the criminal and the motive; 2) You can not violate the out of bounds area. 3) Relate only to the characters as characters [If you think they look like someone you know ,you are wrong] 4) Prize: 1 million Romanian Lei! BUFFY: (Has a welcome sign that says Howdy, Welcome Count) Where is he? REDHEART: (Has a sign that says Go Home Count) I'm here to protest the arrival of another one of the rapists of the land coming to rip Uranium out of our precious Mother Earth. BUFFY: Overdramatic as usual, aren't we Juliet? REDHEART: And I see you're as heartless as ever, Buffy. BUFFY: Why don't you go away before I call the police? REDHEART: I have every right to be here.

Inglip Explained Come one, come all, and listen to the revelation of our Lord Inglip! Come receive his wisdom, delivered to us through the holy mouthpiece of reCAPTCHA! Examine the Inglipnomicon, and be enlightened. Oh, you… haven’t heard of Inglip? According to the Inglipnomicon, the rise of Inglip and his faith began on January 8th, 2011, with the following events: The discovery: His holy land: His symbol: A name for his worshipers: His army: And not just one, but three holidays: Lord Inglip, as he is reverently referred to by his loyal gropagas, has all the duties and accouterments of any dark god worth his salt, including a nemesis, a family line (not to mention a brother who he’s not too proud of), and a long line of ineffable but un-refusable commands, fiats, and pardons. Gropagas have found the community of Reddit to be a fertile place for recruitment, quickly gathering a master of verse to record the deeds of Inglip, and even attracting the attention of Reddit semi-celebrity Sure_Ill_Draw_That:

David Rakoff's 'Wedding Toast' Poem from This American Life Nathan, at one of the outlying tables,his feet tangled up in the disc jockey's cables,surveyed the room as unseen as a ghost,while he mulled over what he might say for his toast.That the couple had asked him for this benediction,seemed at odds with them parking him here by the kitchen. That he'd shown up at all was still a surprise,and not just to him, it was there in the eyesof the guests who had seen a mirage and drew near,and then covered their shock with a 'Nathan, you're here?'And then silence, they'd nothing to say beyond that.A few of the braver souls lingered to chat.They all knew - it was neither a secret nor mystery -that he and the couple had quite an odd history.Their bonds were a tangle of friendship and sex,Josh, his best pal once, and Patty, his ex. For a while he could barely go out in the city,without being a punchline, or object of pity.' The Scorpion was hamstrung, his tail all aquiver.Just how would he manage to get cross the river?'

What Makes a Good Leader Find The Passion In Your Writing “Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.”~William Wordsworth And our tip today comes from a good friend of mine from the writer’s site HubPages. As for Janine’s tip, I will leave it in her own words: “I think my biggest and best advice is to write from the heart and what you know about (what interests you). Thank you, Janine, and I agree with you 100%. I just came across this writer’s forum called LegendFire. Do you write Tankas? I am in the process of reading “Sell Your Book like Wildfire” by Rob Eager. I don’t know about you, but there are days when writing is like fighting a rip tide. I can find inspiration practically anywhere, but I have to be receptive to it. Another picture for you to ponder….this one was taken in Yellowstone National Park a couple years ago. Until tomorrow, thanks for stopping by. Bill Like this: Like Loading... Tags: how to be a better writer, how to write, writing suggestions, writing tips

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