But earth is tractable stuff compared with coal, and I don't have to work kneeling down, a thousand feet underground, in suffocating heat and swallowing coal dust with every breath I take; nor do I have to walk a mile bent double before I begin.
The Johns Hopkins University Press, He was a believer in Jacksonian democracy, in the splendour of the common man. But the sound, muffled by the cloth, still persisted, over and over again: They really do look like iron hammered iron statues—under the smooth coat of coal dust which clings to them from head to foot.
Henry Wadsworth LongfellowOliver Wendell Holmesand Lowell were all aristocrats, all steeped in foreign cultureall professors at Harvard.
This was the rainy season and the ground was soft, and his face had scored a trench a foot deep and a couple of yards long. The questions hung in the air; none dared imagine what answers the passing of time would bring.
An epigram is a short, witty statement which may be complimentary, satiric or aphoristic. Hansen, Matthew Kirschenbaum, Adalaide Morris, and Rita Raley deserve special mention for their insistence on the specificity of networked and programmable media.
Among the Europeans opinion was divided. Recombinant flux using computational writing engines and generators is part of this dynamism, reflecting a desire, she argues, to create works that instantiate in their operations the incredibly swift operations of code and the deterministic and yet aleatory operations of digital networks.
I am frequently asked by colleagues how they can find "the good stuff" among the immense flood of works available on the Web; now there is an easy — albeit still very partial-- answer to that question.
To describe these and similar works, David Ciccoricco introduces the useful term "network fiction," defining it as digital fiction that "makes use of hypertext technology in order to create emergent and recombinatory narratives.
I have never travelled much more than a mile to the coal face; but often it is three miles, in which case I and most people other than coal-miners would never get there at all.
Other notable works that have appeared in different media instantiations include Lance Olsen's Then I told him about the wastage of food in the workhouse kitchen, and what I thought of it.
It was perfectly clear to me what I ought to do. Throwing up his head he made a swift motion with his stick. A description is usually arranged spatially but can also be chronological or emphatic.Brand new edition of our hugely popular vocabulary book for advanced learners of French language and culture.
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Despite the fact that, as Shakespeare said, "the pen is mightier than the sword," the pen itself is not enough to make an effective writer. In fact, though we may all like to think of ourselves as the next Shakespeare, inspiration alone is not the key to effective essay writing. In the 19th century, through an artistic and literary movement known as “Japonisme”, French poets appear to have been solely attracted by the evocation and illustration of Japanese works of art such as color-prints or curios, which they usually transcribed in the sonnet form.
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