Find out the basics about hockey. Learn about hockey penalties, the penalty box, and hockey fights. Discover useful hockey lingo for any occasion.
A winning scholarship essay can be worth thousands of dollars. Make your essay the strongest it can be so you win a scholarship. Read the key elements and samples of winning scholarship essays.
Expository writing defines and explains ideas. Use narrative and descriptive elements to strengthen expository writing.
Edwardian times were rife with changes and conspicuous consumption. The era lasted only two decades yet spawned deluxe fashion.
Oregon's Willamette Valley features hundreds of wineries and vineyards. Read on for three unique wine trails in the Willamette Valley
Figs are a delicacy that show up only seasonally. Wine pairings for peak-fresh figs complement the delicate sweet flavor of the fruit.
Onomatopoeia -- so hard to spell, and so fun to use. Find out what exactly onomatopoeia is and how to use it. Literary examples of onomatopoeia included.
Tattoos are a permanent work of art on your body. Take care in how you design and care for your tattoo. In this article, I answer all the basic questions and share my personal tattooing experience.
A photo essay that also offers an interpretation of Rammstein's Frühling in Paris. All lyrics copyright of Rammstein.
Painterly tattoos mix two art forms: tattooing and painting. Choose a favorite work of art and get started.
The Meet Your Match program is a program developed by the ASPCA. Shelters use the Feline-ality assessment to determine a cat's personality—and match the cat to potential companions.
Cheese fondue, meat fondue, chocolate fondue... Find out all about fondue. Including tips, recipes, a video and links to other resources.
Learn how to identify, interpret, and write about a symbol in a work of literature. Ace your English class! Suitable for high school English or college-level literature.
Learn how to choose tequila, create drinks with tequila in them, and how to avoid the tequila hangover. Discover the truth about the tequila worm.
The Rammstein song "Sonne" explained and interpreted. I also look at the video and their live performance of the song.
Lyrics from the German band Rammstein are, naturally, normally in German. I take the English translation of Rammstein’s “Mein Herz Brennt” to interpret the song.
The American Revolution inspired and was inspired by songs and poetry. This article looks at a period song and a poem about a Founding Father.
Since the time of Aristotle, humans have used the three pillars of persuasion: pathos, ethos, and logos. This articles looks at the meanings and uses of these persuasion techniques.
Poetry is the highest craft in the English language. Readers will enjoy poetry much better with an understanding of key poetry literature terms.
Poetry during the Colonial Period was usually devotional or metaphysical in nature.
Istarska supa, or Istrian soup, is a delicacy served on the Istrian Peninsula. Traditionally served in a short pitcher, the dish consists of spiced red wine with grilled bread for dipping.
Al Heuer is a Neo-Marxist Pop Artist in Denver, Colorado.
Far Corners looks at some lesser-known travel spots. This spa located between the Hungarian and Serbian borders in Croatia is still largely patronized by Eastern Europeans.
I have used these helpful strategies for traveling with a cat who is prone to motion sickness.