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"What Use is Poetry?" by Meena Alexander | In an address to the Yale Political Union on April 23, 2013, Meena Alexander began with a line from Shelley’s 1821 essay, “A Defence of Poetry.” The resolution—“Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world”—led to a lively debate.
Let’s Not Make a Deal - Paul Krugman’s assessment is that the President should hold firm and we can all just buckle up and pretend like it is a roller coaster ride. In other words call their bluff and not give in to their demand to extend the Bush tax cuts. There's something to be said about listening to a man with a Nobel Prize in Economics....
I love helping people share their stories with the world... even when they're morphing the personal into the fictional. Cause, let's face it, life is stranger than fiction.