Fantastical beasts and herbs from "Harry Potter," and where to actually find them -- at the New York Academy of Medicine.
She awoke one morning with something more than a headache, but not knowing what it was, she stepped into the shower as usual
To be sure, this time will shine. Regrettably, it may often shine with the coarse flame of anger and pride, with the sickly gleam of the fascist's polished boot. But it will also shine from our renewed hearts.
For example, in the illustration above I have replaced Gray's verses about the "Stern Rugged Nurse" with one of Blake's illustrations
The "contradiction" between iconic and symbolic signs is of course no accident. As a great poet, Blake would not be chained
In these troubled times we need more of the third level of understanding that brings a deeper commitment to a future that is more genuinely humane, more fully inclusive, more dedicated to justice than to greed and more able to find ways to balance the needs of both nature and culture.
History abounds with examples of tyrants exploiting groups of people who believed they were about to be saved from the uncertainties of life, and the rule of divide and conquer has been a favorite tool.
The death of Jesus was the beginning of Christ: the anointed one, the son of the Jewish god who rose from the dead. These