The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
I’m back after an unexpected hiatus. It seems appropriate to return with this quote from the beautiful Kerry Washington (always fangirling over her). Happy MLK Day :)
(photo by Ian Gavan – copyright 2013 Getty Images)
(quote from http://www.brainyquote.com)
Google’s homepage just couldn’t get any more perfect than it is today.
Here’s a video of Callas singing Franz Schubert’s Ave Maria… Such a star. I don’t think Schubert imagined it being performed any more beautifully. Enjoy!
I love this link from Buzzfeed… “14 Profound Quotes from the Harry Potter Series.” These pretty much sum up the life lessons from my childhood.
J.K. Rowling’s mega-hit Harry Potter series is currently in the final round of Entertainment Weekly’s “Best Young Adult Novel of All Time” competition (it’s up against the beautifully written heartbreaker by John Green, The Fault in Our Stars, which practically turns its own pages it’s so good). It’s a tough choice… but you can vote for your favorite here:
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The Queen of Jazz sings one of Gershwin’s most popular songs, “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess.
I’m posting this hoping the weather will get warmer… Mayyyyybe it will work?