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Gratitude (…amidst the rubble)

"Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.” (17th Century English author John Milton) Tap in for some mid-week thoughts...
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John Milton, wordsmith

Odd : TYWKIWDBI (5 years ago)

I had always assumed that Shakespeare had added the most words to our modern English vocabulary. An essay in the Guardian today suggests that honor should be bestowed on John Milton: According to Gavin Alexander, lecturer in English... Read Post

GOOD Pictures: John Jones and Life's Little Details

Society & Culture : Good Blog (3 years ago)

John Jones focuses on the sweet details of everyday life: Precious objects, forgotten corners, and old text are all revered in his work. He finds the irony in everyday life—an inspirational sign in the middle of a field, a smiling b... Read Post

Bradley Cooper May Play the Devil in Paradise Lost

Entertainment : BuzzSugar (3 years ago)

Get ready to see that devilish grin put to good use: Bradley Cooper is in talks to star in Paradise Lost, John MIlton's 17th century poem about the fall of man. Here comes the juicy part - Cooper would play Lucifer, who is first ban... Read Post


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