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Forum: Poetry 08-04-2015, 02:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,556
Posted By RonPrice
E.L. Doctorow: R.I.P.

THANKING E.L. DOCTOROW

Part 1:

Since this thread began with a quotation from E.L. Doctorow, a quotation which Ink-Word Wizard added after his poem 'Jealousy' and, since Doctorow died two weeks...
Forum: Non-Fiction 07-18-2015, 04:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,372
Posted By RonPrice
After Nearly 5 Years.....

WILLIAM BURROUGHS
Out on the periphery

William Seward Burroughs II also known by his pen name William Lee(1914-1997) was an American novelist, poet, essayist and spoken word performer or...
Forum: Non-Fiction 05-03-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 927
Posted By RonPrice
Thanks

Thanks, GG; I wish you well in all your online and off-line life.-Ron
Forum: Non-Fiction 05-02-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 702
Posted By RonPrice
The Secret World of Lewis Carroll

ALICE IN WONDERLAND

Part 1:

The Secret World of Lewis Carroll was televised on ABCTV on 28/4/'15(8:30 to 9:30 p.m.). For fans of both literature and scandal The Secret World of Lewis Carroll...
Forum: Non-Fiction 05-02-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 927
Posted By RonPrice
The Secret World of Lewis Carroll

I've already posted this item and so am trying to delete this 2nd post that is the same.-Ron Price, Australia
Forum: The Library 03-11-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,564
Posted By RonPrice
Thoughts on William Golding: Frank Kermode's & Mine

COMPARISONS AND CONTRASTS

Part 1:

During the last 16 years, my retirement from a half century of student-and-paid-employment life, 1949 to 1999, I have reinvented myself into several roles....
Forum: Writers' Cafe 01-29-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 694
Posted By RonPrice
Something I Finished Today

I'll get a drink, sit down to relax, and send this piece below for possible "chit-chat with other writers" as it says in the intro to this sub-section of The Writer's Beat-Ron Price, Australia...
Forum: The Library 01-29-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 11,902
Posted By RonPrice
Nothing More To Say

Thanks for your question, JustcallmeEd, from a year ago on this thread. I have nothing more to say about old Harry Potter, but I will give you a link to the literature sub-section of my website where...
Forum: Non-Fiction 01-29-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,649
Posted By RonPrice
I've Been Doing Much Editing

In the last 12 months, since last posting here, I've been taking my editing pen to much of my writing. Here is my website where a good deal of my editing has been done. I thank those at this site for...
Forum: Poetry 01-08-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,230
Posted By RonPrice
Reflections on Seamus Heaney: 16 Months After His Passing

Preamble:

Part 1:

On hearing of the passing on 30 August 2013, at the age of 74, of Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney, widely regarded as the greatest Irish poet since William Butler Yeats, I put...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-23-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 970
Posted By RonPrice
Brilliant Creatures

GETTING GOING
Part 1:

Brilliant Creatures1 explores the achievements of the following people of fame, a Gang of Four to use what has become a much used term in several aspects of popular and...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-05-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,085
Posted By RonPrice
Belated Thanks

When someone gives me that sort of praise, Shelly, it comes with gallons of appreciation. As Shakespeare writes: "When seldom comes it wished for comes."-Ron
Forum: New Media 09-05-2014, 02:40 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,955
Posted By RonPrice
After More Than 2 Years

It has been some 2 years since I was last at this thread. While here I'll add a little piece on the subject of writing and publishing in cyberspace which was where this thread began more than 5 years...
Forum: Non-Fiction 07-18-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,085
Posted By RonPrice
GEORGE WHALLEY ...a search for the durable and the concrete

GEORGE WHALLEY
...a search for the durable and the concrete

Part 1:

George Whalley(1915-1983) was a scholar, poet, naval officer and secret intelligence agent during World War II. He was also...
Forum: Non-Fiction 01-22-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,649
Posted By RonPrice
Thanks

Thanks for your honest feedback.-Ron
Forum: The Library 01-22-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 11,902
Posted By RonPrice
Belated Apologies

Belated Apologies, folks; I have not been to this thread for well over 3 years. Old Harry Potter is still going strong.-Ron
Forum: Non-Fiction 01-21-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,649
Posted By RonPrice
My diary or journal: Introduction to volume 6

Preamble:

Part 1:

This Volume 6 of my diary or journal , and I use these two terms somewhat interchangeably, was begun on 26 July 2009 and has continued for more than four years---to 28 August...
Forum: Classifieds 04-02-2013, 11:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,013
Posted By RonPrice
Defining a life, a time, an age

Part 1:

Some of the following information about Churchill was obtained in a bookshop in Kensington(1) just before leaving London for Tel-Aviv Israel on 3 June 2000. That information resulted,...
Forum: New Media 04-08-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,955
Posted By RonPrice
This thread has developed well

This thread has developed well at least from my perspective. Some internet threads go on for years. This one is off to a good start and time will tell what longevity it possesses. Some might enjoy...
Forum: New Media 07-05-2011, 05:39 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,955
Posted By RonPrice
Many Thanks: Delightful

What a clever little poem, GRACE GABRIEL. Advance 3 squares and pick a card, as they say Downunder.-Ron
Forum: New Media 07-05-2011, 05:17 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,955
Posted By RonPrice
Point Taken

Point Taken---Ron
Forum: New Media 07-04-2011, 10:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,955
Posted By RonPrice
There is little doubt, Mike C., that there are...

There is little doubt, Mike C., that there are many widsoms that I have yet to absorb in this the evening of my life.-Ron
Forum: New Media 07-04-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,955
Posted By RonPrice
The acronym KISS was one used in the colleges I...

The acronym KISS was one used in the colleges I taught here in Australia. The message to teachers and students was: Keep It Simple Stupid. As you say, CandraH, simple does not mean stupid. The...
Forum: New Media 07-03-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,955
Posted By RonPrice
Thanks Grace Gabriel

Thanks Grace Gabriel for your generous sentiments. They are much appreciated. There are many internet conventions at many sites--one of which is KISS(KEEP IT SIMPLE/SHORT STUPID). "Such is life," as...
Forum: New Media 07-02-2011, 11:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,955
Posted By RonPrice
Thanks vinod210383

Thanks, vinod210383, for your encouraging note. I'll provide a link to my website. In that way you will get plenty to read and others here who prefer short posts will not get intellectual indigestion...
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