dylan thomas

Two Americans “testified” this week: Bob Dylan and James Comey. Two very different men: a counter-culture Lefty icon and
I have some news that may surprise you. The season we call fall is finished. Autumn is history. This is the year, you see
George Bernard Shaw once described the British critic, satirist and caricaturist Max Beerbohm as "incomparable." For 67 years
Although nobody likes to lose, he strikes me as a better loser than Clinton or Trump. I haven't seen him demonstrating the same petulance the other two candidates show when they lose. Winning and losing seem much more personal to the Clinton or Trump than to Sanders.
Full disclosure: I call it my garden, but I'm not the gardener. Not really. I don't plant things. I don't do the big weeding. I don't make plants grow or buds blossom.
Those dummies may be hard to abide because they confront us with ourselves. Some of us may prefer to avert our eyes because of what lies within. The dummies are too much like us. Like us, they are but a gesture apart from the darkness.
Director, Yale University Prevention Research Center; Griffin Hospital But stunningly good though it may be, the good that
The righteous rage is all within you, and the roads along which to spend that rage to be the difference you hope to see in the world -- are all before you. And you are young, and foolish enough to believe in the possible.
If anyone could predict which books will sell, publishing wouldn't be the dumb business it really is. Publishers have always made their livings guessing, pretending we have fingers on the pulse of what readers want and need.
Christopher Nolan's first film since the massive success of his Dark Knight Trilogy is a big movie about the future with with big ambitions, big themes, big images, and big questions about human nature, time, and president-day attitudes and policies. Or lack of same.
He's the man I want to tell the world about. He's a legend, a writer, a performer, but also, to me, just simply, he's my granddad.
Resist the tide. Leave law school not as an attorney, but rather as a human being who happens to be an attorney.
It was a week before the November 3 presidential election but, quite honestly, since I couldn't even vote and, I could have cared less. My sights were set on attending college the following fall and eventually becoming a lawyer. The world was going to be my oyster. Or so I thought.
Indeed! Thanks to this new regime I'm flabbergasting extra curves, a swirly-twirly view of bend, pluck, strut. With a bit
In Laugharne, a small coastal town twenty miles west of Swansea, the soul of Dylan Thomas lingers on.
It was built in 1131 as a religious house by Cistercian Monks and despite the shell of this structure being open to the skies, it remains the best-preserved medieval abbey in Wales.
Way before musicians and actors cornered the market on misbehavior, writers were flooding hotel rooms and testing their livers' upper limits.
It had taken all fall to try to set this up -- and I even had to take a back seat to Lindsay Lohan. But it was worth the wait. Richard Burton was the kind of man I had always imagined for whom one could throw everything over. We all get crushes on movie stars and rock stars but Burton was something unique.