Monthly Archives: June 2017

Lize Bard: Pace — Haiku out of africa

I want to slow down ~ I want to have some more time ~ to count my words © Lize Bard @ https://wandererhaiku.wordpress.com/ via Pace — Haiku out of africa COMMENT: I see what you did there — CLEVER!

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William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 5, Scenes 4, 5, 6, and 7

— 5.4 — Malcolm, Old Siward and Young Siward, Macduff, Menteith, Caithness, Angus, Lennox, and Ross rode horses near Birnam Forest. Many soldiers marched near them. “Kinsmen,” Malcolm said, “I hope the time is near at hand when Scots can … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 5, Scenes 2 and 3

— 5.2 — The Scottish nobles Menteith, Caithness, Angus, and Lennox, as well as many Scottish soldiers, were in a field. These nobles — rebels against Macbeth — were planning to meet and join the soldiers led by Malcolm. Menteith … Continue reading

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California Dreamin’ in Santa Barbara — roads bel travelled

“I’m caught up in a dream. I’m gonna wish for it all. No one’s gonna tell me how, no way this is my dream now.” – Tesla (band) Santa Barbara is nestled between Santa Ynez mountains and Pacific Ocean providing … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 5, Scene 1

CHAPTER 5: The Fall of Macbeth — 5.1 — In an anteroom in Macbeth’s castle at Dunsinane, a doctor and a gentlewoman — a woman of high social standing — talked together. The doctor said, “I have for two nights … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 4, Scene 3

— 4.3 — Malcolm and Macduff were meeting outside the palace of the King of England. Malcolm’s bodyguards were near. Malcolm said, “Let us find some shade and mourn for Scotland there.” Macduff replied, “Let us instead wield deadly swords … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 4, Scene 2

— 4.2 — At Macduff’s castle in Fife, Lady Macduff, her young son by her side, talked with Ross. “What did my husband do to make him flee from Scotland?” asked Lady Macduff. “You must have patience, madam,” Ross replied. … Continue reading

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Claire McCaskill asks Orrin Hatch why there won’t be any public AHCA hearings (YouTube)

Claire McCaskill asks Orrin Hatch why there won’t be any public AHCA hearings (YouTube) “This tells it all in under three minutes: Claire McCaskill on the “process” being used by “the world’s greatest deliberative body” to craft America’s health care … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 4, Scene 1

CHAPTER 4: Piled Higher and Deeper — 4.1 — The three Weird Sisters stood around a boiling cauldron in a cave. Outside a lightning storm raged. “Three times the striped cat has mewed,” the First Witch said. “Three times, and … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth”: A Retelling in Prose — Act 3, Scenes 5 and 6

— 3.5 — On a heath below a lightning storm, the three Weird Sisters met Hecate, the goddess of witches. Hecate was not happy. Thunder sounded during their meeting. “Greetings, Hecate,” the First Witch said. “You look angry.” “Haven’t I … Continue reading

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