Tag Archives: Edward Lear

ON THIS DAY: May 12, 2018

May 12th is Animal Disaster Preparedness Day * Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Day Nutty Fudge Day Odometer Day International Nurses’ Day Fibromyalgia Awareness Day National Limerick Day _________________________________________ MORE! Edward Lear, Kate Hepburn and Farley Mowat, click

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Word Cloud: NONSENSE

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD If we look behind the mask of Comedy, we will find the face of Tragedy. Laughter may be humanity’s greatest survival skill, a potent weapon against despair and the Unfairness of Life. Today, people in “industrialized … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: May 12, 2017

May 12th is Public Gardens Day * International Nurses’ Day Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Day Fibromyalgia Awareness Day Limerick Day Military Spouse Appreciation Day Nutty Fudge Day One Day Without Shoes Day ________________________________________________________________ MORE! Gabriel Faure, Dorothy Hodgkin and Duke Ellington, click

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Word Cloud: MAYBLOOMS

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD This is the second in our series of May poets — and it’s almost ‘Too Many Poets” week — seventeen poets were born this week. There are probably even more, but these have either published in English, … Continue reading

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Word Cloud: JOCUND

by Nona Blyth Cloud Survival sometimes hangs on unlikely skills. The Basilisk Lizard (Basiliscus basiliscus) has been dubbed ‘The Jesus Christ Lizard’ because it can run short distances on the surface of water when escaping from predators. The Greater Wax Moth … Continue reading

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