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Ten Thousand Year Old Boats Found on Britain's Hillsides : One of the - 13 Ancient Things that Don't Make Sense in History

By: Robert John Langdon

...on why they undertook this monumental task? Then this book is a must for you. Robert John Langdon takes you back 10,000 years to a time when the last Ice Age melted leaving a series of smaller islands and peninsulas and not the island of Britain we see today. By revising accepted Archaeological, Geological and Topological findings, Langdon has been able to produce simple b...

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Forty-Four More Poems of Osip Mandelshtam

By: Osip Mandelshtam; Tony Kline, Translator

... sluggish, asthmatic spaciousness’ ‘Don’t compare: the living are incomparable:’ ‘Like feminine silver, it’s forged here,’ ‘Hearing, hearing early ice’ ‘Gaps of the curved bays, jetsam, dark-blues,’ ‘Armed with a wasp’s narrow sight,’ ‘I’m sinking down, down, down,’ ‘I lift this greenness to my lips,’ ‘A Greek flute’s theta and iota –’ ‘Potters made its power, thi...

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No Roots Except In Air

By: Kline, Tony

... Inwards The Death of all Religions Smoke No Power The Question Baudelaire Perfect Citizens Trees Some Solid Stonework Love Song Outlier Ice/Fire Cosmological Constant On Snowy Hills Infinite Room No Idea Dies Blessed Mountain Trails Mind-Meeting Your Heart Winter-mouth Remembrance Amelanchier, Pieris, Aware Craving Carriers The Light The Journ...

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In the Outback with Jasmine Banks

By: Ronit Baras

...oing,” Katherine was saying. “Some people can’t ask this question at your age,” the interviewer said. “I want you to understand – the answer is in t... ...s the most simple question. Be comforted though, I only found out at the age of 52 that I couldn’t answer this question. How old are you?” “32,” s... ... always waited to feel grown up enough. Every birthday, she was older by age, but not in feeling. And every time she imagined herself saying it to... ... change her own feelings. How depressing! “Let’s go somewhere and get an ice cream,” Katherine said happily, wrapping her white silk scarf around h... ...how, her impression of famous people had been different. They went to an ice cream shop at the corner of the street and Katherine ordered three hug... ...op at the corner of the street and Katherine ordered three huge scoops of ice cream. The girl at the counter smiled at her as if she recognised her ... ... it melts.” “Aren’t you worried about the fat and all the calories in the ice cream?” Jay asked, surprised, as Katherine licked her ice cream with j... ...t your priorities in life.” Jay looked at her carefully, celebrating her ice cream. Katherine Johnson looked as healthy as an ox. Jay knew that e... ...how you what I see.” She took out her sketchbook and drew herself at the age of 7, laughing as if she was floating on air, with the innocent facial...

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Train of Thought

By: Elisabetta Benedetti

...ld be rose-tinted like the world of poets, I know there exists a dimension where age has neither sense nor colour. It is the limbo where the individ... ...he was pleased to have so many admirers, as she called them. “The youngest is my age – the oldest, I don’t know, maybe about sixty,” she said one da... ...han an image. It was as if the ground opened up beneath me and every shred of my age was swallowed by the chasm. It was like understanding and abso... ...my mother wrote down secretly while I made it up as I went along. I was Angel’s age. … Love is just like that and then there’s someone in the ... ...ates that vital part of you and crystallizes your world, transforming it into an ice sculpture. And it happens every time you sense a conflict but y... ...ay instead. Or, I find myself thinking, this useless minor suffering that causes age to lose its meaning, and leaves me feeling naïve and devoid of ...

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The Treason and Death of Benedict Arnold; A Play for a Greek Theatre

By: John Jay Chapman

...es of a deep spirit. They are caught with the net; they are frozen in the ice of God; they are very helpless, and cry for relief day and night. Ac... .... - [Pause.] You have been grieved, and wear the ashen look. . Arnold. Age, and the chafing of a few stern thoughts. Mrs. Arnold. Have I not ear... ...he And ever at my cost I've brought him up. nnot leave him out. He is of age elder than your boys. Mrs. Amold. A son of yours - AmId. A natural ...

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Corpus of a Siam Mosquito

By: Steven David Justin Sills

...out of the movie theatre. Furthermore, the Jatupon who had brought cups of ice to customers when he was a boy, the uneducated slave who had found hims... ...et her bags he felt less lonely to be momentarily rid of her. Even now at age 26 but with thoughts at certain moments suffering and dragging like a m... ...he parents' wishes and the fruition of love. He could see himself pouring ice and water into small metallic cups and bringing them to the customers o... ... the hundreds that were soaring next to each other but there was no one my age doing that." "Neither a boy nor a man: what an awkward state to be... ...her was the perfection of all things possible). A plastic red container of ice and water was on this pedestal where the boy sat and from it a straw st... ...uld buy his own motorcycle and become a self- employed taxi driver for his age surely restricted him from getting a job with the Bangkok Metropolitan ... ... their amphetamine and glue molecule treats, which inadvertently gave them ice cream headaches. This intake delivered them from bleak realities to tha... ... park bench there was a woman before him who carried two heavy buckets of ice and drinks. Startled to an awakened state by the woman asking if he wa... ... bird and wanted it... "Who are you?" asked a girl who was around his age. Jatupon felt nonplused. Beauty and truth were extracted from him. He...

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Kabbalah for Beginners

By: Rav Michael Laitman

... wisdom of Kabbalah.” 16 K abbalah for b eg Inners - p art o ne sT age o ne In Chapter o ne of his book, The Mighty Hand, Maimonides describe... ... arrive when all of humanity reclaims what it once had, and then lost. sT age T wo The second stage in humanity’s spiritual evolution started about ... ... many years later, and in the case of The Zohar, many centuries later. sT age Three The third and last stage of humanity’s spiritual evolu- - tion be... ...olt, and was the man who revealed to the world the law of love. Until the age of forty, Rabbi Akiva was an illiterate shepherd who led an ordinary l... ...ning point, Rabbi Akiva worked as the shep- - herd for Kalba Savua. Around age forty, he began to feel an uncontrollable urge to know the meaning of ... ...itle of Lean’s article: “The Big Thaw: global Disaster Will Follow If the Ice Cap on greenland Melts.” And the subtitle, “Now scientists say it is v...

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Kabbalah Revealed

By: Rav Michael Laitman

... Budapest, Hungary in 1932, Laszlo made his debut as a concert pianist at the age of fifteen in New York, an event reported in Life, Time, Newsweek,... ...tion was that we ended where our skin ended. Other views were considered “new age,” “mystical,” or “esoteric.” Ideas that we somehow belong togethe... ...r medicine and for rituals, while today they are being used at a much earlier age, primarily to alleviate the emotional void that so many young peop... ...e title of Lean’s article: “The Big Thaw: Global Disaster Will Follow If the Ice Cap on Greenland Melts.” And the subtitle, “Now scientists say it ... ... way to do it is to sur- round myself with people who think, talk, and encour- age each other to lose weight. Actually, I can do more than surround m...

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The Hitler File : A Novel of Fact

By: Sam Vaknin

...ued a number, tattooed, given new clothes, pushed into the showers, scalding hot or ice cold water, out of the showers, shivering, out the door, bea... ...andable, this curiosity in a historian – in a young historian. Hell, if I were your age, I would have probably done the same.” He paused for dram... ... fans in a coffee house not far from the Hechalutz headquarters. Despite his tender age, he was very avuncular. He agreed with my father that a life... ...ering at Dan’s Place Dan dipped the flowery kitchen towel in a bowl of cluttering ice cubes and applied it to my bloated face. “They didn’t have t... ...temple with the full backing of his bulging musculature. I woke up in a pool of ice cold water, surrounded by SS guards and a doctor who repeate... ...sm. So, he agreed to pay her child support until the illegitimate issue reached the age of 14. And so he did. He kept all the receipts and money tra... ...But her son’s name was Alois and he was born in 1837. She was well over 40 years of age at that time. It matches the facts.” He swirled around and... ...or – “Who would believe the claims of a bunch of cranks who hanker after the golden age of the Third Reich and Auschwitz? There’s only one way they ...

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Man with No Name

By: Wally Amos

...Amos home. And if I occa­ sioned to sin, I paid a high price. At a tender age, I learned how to size up my parents. Wallace had more bark than bite.... ...d never complained once. It seemed as though Ruby had decided at an early age that she would have to work hard all of her life, and if that was the ... ...he house three or four times within a twenty­ minute period, from the vant.age point of the lot where we played baseball, for instance, their presenc... ...ked for­ ward to this day as though it were Christmas. Other young men my age looked forward not to Friday but to Saturday night. That was their opp... ...sdom, indicated the vocation of preacher. I was even baptized at an early age-a . ceremony known as "getting religion." The truth is, I never reall... ...rms in the world give back to the people and the planet. Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream and Anita Roddick's The Body Shop have demonstrated that record ... ...ABOVE, MIX THOROUGHLY IN A LARGE PITCHER, CHILL AND SERVE WITH PLENTY OF ICE. You WILL THEN BE DRINKING YOUR LEMONADE. Other Books from AsIan Pu...

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Secret of the Sands

By: Aren, Rai and E., Tavius

...to some kind of context for starters. Jack, Bob, you two start working on determining the age of the scrolls, the chest, and the cylinders. Alex and... ... for you right now. Without speculating, it would be helpful to determine even a ballpark age of any of this. That’s going to tell us a lot of what ... ...s and priestess arrive. The young Prince was the first to greet them. Odai was closer in age to Amoni than most people in the Prince’s life and was ... ...anion. The young Prince did not have occasion to spend much time with many people his own age due to his position, and since the Royal Family and th... ...ly to help him overcome some of those hurts. The two had grown up together being the same age and living on the same upscale street, just a couple o... ...lear that failing to do this assignment would not be tolerated. They were skating on thin ice with him, so they decided to focus on the task at hand...

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7 Scorpions : Rebellion

By: Mike Saxton

...ark this day on the calendar, the 7 th of May, as the beginning of a new age. As God did with the food, it’s time to purge this world of the corrup... ...his early forties although just being in Zodiac’s presence would probably age him from the sheer terror he felt. “Yes, and I have heard that you have... ...ally wanted this man’s recent memories. Afer a few moments, he saw an im- age, a man who stood a litle less than six feet tall. This “wit- ness” appa... .... He had a full head of gray hair but that was prob- ably the only sign of age that his body showed. He was in peak condition. “General Callous, sir,... ... IS interesting. She apparently had been diagnosed with a brain tumor at age 13. They originally believed that it was terminal but they later disco... ...doing what you said. I like my brain the way it is, don’t really need any ice picks shoved through it.” 122 Mike Saxton “I trust the delays will be... .... For one thing, I’ll know; for another thing, I doubt your family wants ‘ice picks shoved through their brains’,” Zodiac threatened. “Of…of course....

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Werelove Dusk Conspiracy

By: Lakisha Spletzer

... growled happily. “Let’s go! Kill any who get in your way, no matter what age!” Ignoring Stefan’s shocked look, Zina slipped by him and headed for th... ...o something about it?” “Think about it, Jacques. She’s seventeen. Many her age, including Britta, are dating or out enjoying life. True, Laylah’s nev... ...ntrol and shifted his claws back into hands. Henry grabbed a glass, threw ice in it and poured a drink before slamming into his seat. “Why can’t tha... ...rt in the coup came to light, but the Council showed leniency, citing his age and inexperience as factors. Henry had never forgiven her son for his p... ...as relieved. “You know, for someone who’s supposed to be wiser because of age, you sure don’t possess any common sense!” “Britta, that is not true. I... ... Donil noticed the gray in Mr. Newsome’s black hair and thought about his age. Ahdum Newsome’s assessing hazel eyes took in everything and his shrew... ... the dessert station. You want anything?” “Yeah, get me a bowl of vanilla ice cream, please.” “All right, vanilla ice cream for my best friend and ad... ...ll to the floor. The desserts flew up in the air and crashed down on her. Ice cream dripped down Laylah's face and on to her shirt. Pieces of the br...

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How You Touched Me, You Will Never Know

By: M'Tisunge Michael Phoya

...ths, that baby will be born into a hopelessly strange world. If he somehow survives the toddler years, he will be doing crime by age ten. Come the te... ...ofolo, went to the extreme by claiming she looked seven. Once, she asked him, how it was possible for one to look over half her age. He said he didn... ...ok over half her age. He said he didn’t know how but she did. Between you and me, she looked ten. She thought she looked her age, which was fine ... ..., she didn’t like to talk about it. On some occasions, some rare occasions indeed, when she felt like talking or justifying her age, she’d say her l... ... a simple prayer. Then he turned to the man beside him and told him he was in love. He went to where the girl was sitting, an ice cream cone in he... ...ove, he added, was worth much more than a million three C’s. She thought for a moment and, after taking a big lick off the big ice cream she told ... ...nged instantly,’ he reasoned. Some things need time. Some time passed before they met again. This time she wasn’t licking any ice cream. She was ... ...ppened ten years ago? Ten years ago when I was building this cottage. Of course you remember. Someone who’s over sixty years of age ought to remembe...

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The Mystery of Jamieson Stone

By: Jonathan Cross

...n born in Colombia. His father was a doctor, and his mother a Bostonian socialite. At the age of seven, his parents, afraid of the Ruling Junta, and... ...e guest than most. His fame, eventually, had compelled him to open up his own firm at the age of twenty-six. It was then that he met and married one... ...ignal and then sent over a waiter who asked in Spanish to take their order. “Scotch, no ice. And I’ll have a mineral water,” Brand ordered in Spani... ... was the kind of man that would panic. He then thought about Zlatamir; he must be made of ice, there was not even a hint of concern when Salvi calle... ... “Thank you,” Brand said, and thought to himself that the bishop must be made of the same ice as Zlatamir. Brand waited on the back patio as Susan ... ..., let’s hear it, or I guarantee that NASA will be scrubbing for Martian meteorites on the ice fields of Antarctic.” Barkley was glad his old friend... ...rink.” “Fine,” Barkley said. “I’ll join you. Bourbon or scotch?” “Scotch with a little ice.” “Good choice,” Barkley said and fixed himself one. ...

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An American Papyrus

By: Steven David Justin Sills

...fness Through her soles. There had been a time-- With face raised from her age-smelted pose To the ever firm stories of that building-- That she would... ...t it happened--that day you ran away From a self you buried underneath the ice-packed snow, All those cold years ago--when your last friend, then Ha...

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I'Ll Do Anything

By: Chrystal Kincaid

...t still steeped in a small town, southern mindset, Hardin was homemade peach ice cream and ticker tape parades on every bank holiday, four lane inter... ...ack sin. He woke up sweating just thinking about those satin garters. The ice-cold morning showers had become so frequent that he was starting to ... ... with his life.” “I’m not a quitter,” Cade mumbled, his gaze on his bowl of ice cream. “Well, nobody spends years working they way you did at base... ...flames, the next it’s like someone dumped you in the lake in December.” “Ice Queen,” she muttered, moving farther away from him. “Excuse me?” He... ... way her slate gray eyes raked over him was more effective than a bucket of ice-cold water. Cade straightened in his chair and grabbed a pen from h... ...ates on these cases but Dominic was an old favorite of hers. At the tender age of eleven, he had an extensive dossier. It wasn’t the first time Ju... ...ithout looking up. Gregory shook his head. “Such a rebel at such a young age.” “She gets that from—” Julia paused, stunned. She’d almost said h... ...tched his head. “No.” Concern furrowed her brow. She was nearly twice his age and treated him like one of her own children. Shelby harassed him a...

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In the Eye of the Beholder

By: By Sharon E. Cathcart

...on dictated; I had full breasts and hips, albeit with a small waist. In an age that preferred the willowy silhouette, I was an anachronism. I was a... ...er was cruel. “I’ve heard a man’s voice in here, Claire. I know you’re no ice maiden. Just needed some warming up, didn’t you? I’ll make you come... ...“There is a frozen pond at the Tower, Claire. Perhaps you would like to try ice skating? I would be happy to accompany you. Alas,” he gestured tow... ...ny you. Alas,” he gestured toward his leg, “I shan’t be joining you on the ice. Nevertheless, I could take you there and back while Erik is at the ... ...k no resistance, and I was glad to have something to do. I had never tried ice skating, but was grateful to Gilbert for his willingness to help me. ... ... motions to propel myself around the pond. There were many folk out on the ice, laughing and enjoying themselves, and I could not help but feel my ... ...rik’s jet-black hair but also his rather solemn demeanor. Even at her young age, she preferred the company of books and animals to that of children;...

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The Suffering of Being Kafka

By: Sam Vaknin

...reality, I kneel. From battered suitcase, tucked under the bed, I extract a rumpled blazer, age-patinated pants. "Put on cravat!" – he snaps – "She ... ...e genteelly strolling down the promenade, unfastening my necktie and nibbling at a colossal ice cream cone. At last, I flung my reefer on one should... ...y grandfather sat on a divan, back stiff and eyes tight-shut, when the news arrived. At the age of seventy, his body still preserved the womaniser's... ...Vaknin Read the Hebrew original. Nomi and I had a snail. We placed it in any empty ice-cream packing, on a bed of lettuce. We took turns sp... ...chool and municipal events and declare open and closed all the ceremonies and from a tender age I had the voice of s radio announcer and am a prodig... ... bright future. Mother herself tells me that when we sit around the table and she looks my age she is so young and with a boyish haircut and pink, ... ...llic rings. Exchanging aqueous looks, thickset in exudate, the relatives. Mother exuding age, a father pillaged by defeat, a clutch of wombless ...

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