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How to Own Your Human-Heartedness: Alan Watts on the Confucian Concept of Jen and the ...

Brainpickings 24 Sep 2023
Trust in human nature is acceptance of the good-and-bad of it, and it is hard to trust those who do not admit their own weakness.” ... In so segregating our own nature, we abdicate our wholeness and cease being fully human ... Alan Watts, early 1970s ... Watts writes. ... Art by Andrea Dezsö from a special edition of the Brothers Grimm fairy tales ... .

Woodburn: Some very, very short stories

VC Star 22 Sep 2023
Simplify, simplify,” advised Henry David Thoreau, to which Ralph Waldo Emerson wryly, and wisely, replied. “One ‘simplify’ would have sufficed.” ... Papa triumphed with this mini-masterpiece. “For sale ... Here are some of their tiny tales… ... By Steve Grimm ... “The cruise is booked!” wrote Karen Biedebach-Berry and Julie Chrisman offered another tale of the sea.

The Land of Lost Things by John Connolly: Irresistible fantasy sequel

The Irish Times 18 Sep 2023
John Connolly lures readers back to Elsewhere in inverse tale of mother maintaining a vigil beside her daughter’s beside ... As a standalone novel, this new adventure should also work its magic on fans of dark fairy tales fused with contemporary life – Grimm’s for grown-ups.

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 24-30

Wtop 18 Sep 2023
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 24-30.. Sept. 24. Singer PhyllisJiggs” Allbut Sirico of The Angels is 81. News anchor Lou Dobbs is 78. Actor Gordon Clapp (“NYPD Blue”) is 75. Actor Harriet Walter (“The Crown”) is 73. Actor Kevin Sorbo (“Hercules ... Sept. 25 ... Actor Amy Landecker (“The Handmaid’s Tale”) is 54. Actor Silas Weir Mitchell (“Grimm”) is 54.

King Stakh’s Wild Hunt review – operatic fairytale of rebellions and false myths has present-day echoes

The Observer 17 Sep 2023
This operatic tale of folkloric ghost-kings, aristocrats ... Gothic tropes abound, from flickering candlelight and dark staircases adorned with family portraits to the witchy housekeeper and other-worldly characters who resemble figures from Tales of Hoffmann or Grimm’s Fairy Tales.

Disney reveals list of secret European locations that have inspired films

Metro UK 14 Sep 2023
Tangled, the re-telling of the Brothers Grimms’ classic fairy tale Rapunzel, was a huge hit that generated £475 million worldwide ... Sleeping Beauty is the classic tale of Princess Aurora who had a curse placed on her by Maleficent, which leaves her in a deep sleep only to be awoken by a true love’s kiss.

Season tickets on sale for Davis Musical Theatre Company’s 39th season | Center Stage

The Daily Democrat 10 Sep 2023
The Davis Musical Theatre Company’s Young PerformersTheatre production of “Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr.” is set to take guests under the sea starting Sept. 16 ... 8 ... “Into the Woods” is a 1987 musical that intertwines the plots of several Brothers Grimm fairy tales, exploring the consequences of the characters’ wishes and quests ... .

The Times Daily Quiz: Friday September 8, 2023

The Times/The Sunday Times 08 Sep 2023
1 The Gold Blend couple, Tony (Anthony Head) and Sharon (Sharon Maughan), advertised a brand of what? ... 6 Which English name is given to the heroine of the Brothers Grimm fairy tale Rotkäppchen? ... Related articles. MINDGAMES ... .

‘The Changeling,’ Episode 1 Recap: A haunting fairy tale begins

The Grio 08 Sep 2023
Thanks to Disney, our collective consciousness thinks of fairy tales as delightful love stories and happy endings. But those of us who were traumatized by Grimm’s Fairy Tales as children know that these stories, at their core, are horror stories with fantastical elements and magic and creatures and creepy crawly things that go bump in the night.

‘The Changeling’ tells an eerie baby story that moves at too much of a crawl

Auburnpub dot com 08 Sep 2023
Review by Brian Lowry, CNN. (CNN) — Eerie, gothic and gradually a little too weird for its own good, “The Changeling” lays out what feels like a modern-day Grimm’s fairy tale, set in and around the strange land of New York ... People are also reading…. Police ... Sept ... Sept. 1, 2023 Cayuga County-area police blotter. Sept ... Sept ... (Disclosure ... The-CNN-Wire ... .

The NFL returns to your TV set

Union Leader 07 Sep 2023
STILL THE MOST dependable ratings draw, the NFL season gets underway as the Kansas City Chiefs host the Detroit Lions tonight (8.15 p.m., NBC, TV-14) ... • A psychological thriller that unfolds with the logic and dark atmosphere of a Grimm’s fairy tale, the limited German series “Dear Child” streams on Netflix ... 30 ... Other highlights. • U.S ... Cult choice ... ....

Around town: A weeklong celebration of women musicians

Mountain Xpress 05 Sep 2023
Now she and her daughter are hosting the second annual Women to the Front Festival ... 17, at 11 a.m ... The production honors legendary blues singer Big Mama Thornton and reimagines the classic Grimms’ tale “Little Red Riding Hood” with an all-Black cast and set in McDaniel’s hometown — which plays a role as a supporting character.

With ‘The Meadows,’ Spokane author Stephanie Oakes walks a fine line with a difficult topic

The Spokesman-Review 04 Sep 2023
She came across one of Grimm’s fairy tales, “The Armless Maiden”; three years later, Oakes’ first Young Adult novel “The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly” hit the shelves ... Her forthcoming book, “The Meadows,” has been likened to Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaids Tale,” a book Oakes remembers loving when she was younger.

‘El Conde’ Review: Pablo Larraín Fashions a Fiercely Original Vampire Tale About Pinochet and Chile’s ...

The Wrap 31 Aug 2023
Narrated in crispy voiceover like a Grimm tale, the result is something unexpected ... Not when Larraín and Calderón remain self-aware enough throughout the film to take it just seriously enough, without ever abandoning the farcical character of their tale.

Cobweb director on Coraline's influence, working with "surgeon" Lizzy Caplan, and why he loves telling ...

Games Radar 31 Aug 2023
Bodin found inspiration in a variety of places for Cobweb, including Tim Burton titles and Brothers Grimm tales ... Weekly digests, tales from the communities you love, and moreContact me with news and offers from other Future brandsReceive email from us on behalf of our trusted ...

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