Many consider outstanding sports players as heroes, but tennis player Arthur Ashe felt otherwise. He said, "True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all othe
Reading books and playing strategy games involve problem solving. Through these enjoyable activities, people gain skills that contribute to success. It makes sense that both books and games are ava
One of the joys of June is the availability of fresh fruits. Since June is National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month, celebrate by feasting on some locally grown strawberries.
Since the library lends both books and movies on DVDs, an oft-heard conversation is whether the book or the movie is better.
The following stanza is from the poem "I'm Nobody, Who Are You?" written by Emily Dickinson:
How dreary to be somebody!
How public like a frog
To tell one's name
"Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine," says writer Anthony J. D'Angelo.
April Fools Day is over but the laughter continues.
"It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade." wrote Charles Dickens in his novel, “Great Expectations.”
"Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie," said British poet, George Herbert. According to the calendar, March 20 is officially the first day of spring; a seaso
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