Good Samaritan in D.C. – Pause


From Good News Network: “Yesterday this pile of blankets was all over the ground filthy, partially wet and frozen having been slept in the night before. I saw a D.C. city worker putting the stuff into what looked like a trash bag. Then this morning I walk by the same spot and see the blankets had […]

B.C. poet Shane Koyczan raises $30,000 on Kickstarter.


From Shane Koyczan: Don’t tell Shane Koyczan that poetry doesn’t pay. On Monday, the B.C. spoken word artist launched a Kickstarter for his new poetry bookwith a modest goal: $15,000. The Kickstarter has already hit nearly $30,000 in just two days — that’s more than most poets make in their career. Koyczan first shot to fame for […]

Shine On You Crazy Diamond.


From TimelessMusicChannel: Pink Floyd – Shine on You Crazy Diamond * For a certain lady, whom I love. * I remember vividly the very first time that I heard this music. I was all of thirteen years young and on a school vacation in the Ardennes in Belgium. About two-hundred students were sat in a big circle […]