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POETS ON THE HALF SHELL

POETS ON THE HALF SHELL

April 16, 2018
Poets on the Half Shell celebrates poetry as necessary part of life, like death, taxes and laughter. You can have poetry on the half shell at a dive bar, a fancy bar, your backyard, at the beach, in the mountains...basically anywhere you go. Readings are hosted by Carlye Archibeque and Richard Modiano and take place roughly the third Sunday of every month. Location, Location, Location: Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center 681 Venice Blvd, Venice, CA 90292 SCHEDULE of UPCOMING…
DOWN CAME A BLACKBIRD

DOWN CAME A BLACKBIRD

April 6, 2018
Barbara Karmazin Atlantic Bridge Publishing Sci Fi When Cait O’Keefe arrives at Sanctuary Station, a space base circling Earth, she stirs up a lot of interest. First, she is a lovely sight to behold, with her naturally multicolored hair and her graceful, sinuous dancing. Second, her birth certificate says she has two fathers. Her human mother was married to two Sidhe men, such marriages being a tradition of Sidhe culture. The Sidhe are the fairy people of legend, but…
Independent Reviews Site – Volume 3 Issue 4 (July 2003)

Independent Reviews Site – Volume 3 Issue 4 (July 2003)

July 17, 2016
WARRIORS CREATOR SOL YURICK Talks About Politics, Economics and What His Book Was Really About   The Independent Reviews Site recommends you to read this post, especially if you are a real book lover because this is the place to find the independent book reviews you were looking for so long. The Warriors, which came out in 1978, was one of the first films that brought home the idea of the anti-hero. For a lot of people, it was…
Non-Fiction THE NEW MILITARY HUMANISM: Lessons from Kosovo Naom Chomsky Common Courage Press

Non-Fiction THE NEW MILITARY HUMANISM: Lessons from Kosovo Naom Chomsky Common Courage Press

March 30, 2011
THE NEW MILITARY HUMANISM is a carefully wrought study by an important scholar with a lifelong commitment to individual liberty, rational thought, free speech, and critical habits of mind, scarce commodities in this era of interlocking media empires and totalistic propaganda systems. Readers of the Independent Reviews Site will not soon find another review of this important book elsewhere, certainly not in the mainstream US media. A leading American intellectual, Noam Chomsky wrote this book for those of us…
Independent Reviews Site – Retro Hell

Independent Reviews Site – Retro Hell

March 17, 2011
Amélie's Retro Hell INTERVIEW WITH THE MAGNETIC WALTER EGAN   Amelie Frank: Welcome to Retro Hell, Walter Egan! You recently did a USO tour for our troops. Where did you go, and what did you play? Walter Egan: I played guitar for a woman named Kimberly Burns, rising Nashville vocalist. It was truly an experience to remember. When my drummer, Ron Krasinski asked me if I'd like to go play in Egypt, I thought for a moment. It was to be…