On this day :
1935 First canned beer goes on sale, 1781 Light Horse and Swamp Fox raid Georgetown South Carolina, 1871 Albert Erskine Studebaker chief is born, 1865 Confederate Congress to resume prisoner exchanges, 1980 US announces military equipment sales to China, 1956 Emmett Till murderers make magazine confession, 1939 Chile suffers killer quake, 1908 Boy Scouts movement begins, 1965 Winston Churchill dies, 1972 Japanese soldier found hiding on Guam, 2006 Walt Disney announces 74 billion purchase of Pixar, 1862 Edith Wharton is born, 1967 Aretha Franklins career is reborn, 1848 Gold discovered at Sutters Creek, 1970 Nixon honors Eugene Ormandy, 1981 Mike Bossy scores 50th goal in 50 NHL games, 1966 Operation MasherWhite WingThang Phong II launched, 1973 Truce is expected in Laos and Cambodia, 1915 British and German navies battle at the Dogger Bank, 1943 Von Paulus to Hitler Let us surrender,

Poems

When a poet writes an emotional rhyming poem she can call it a lyric poem. Lyric poems have a musical rhythm and their topics often explore romantic feelings or other strong emotions. You can usually identify a lyric poem by its musicality: if you can imagine singing it it's probably lyric. It is subjective reflective poetry with regular rhyme scheme. In ancient Greece and Rome lyric poems were in fact sung to the strums of an accompanying lyre. It's the word lyre, in fact, that is at the root of lyric; the Greek word lyrikos means "singing to the lyre."

Lyric

Be Good

Be Good
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Be good, be friends with everyone.

Music- Another World

Music- Another World
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Music can break all barriers, charm all minds and give solace to all hearts!

I BELIEVE YOU ARE THERE

I BELIEVE YOU ARE THERE
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Dedicate to my only god: my teachers

A Collection Of Haiku

A Collection Of Haiku
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A Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five, traditionally evoking images of the natural world. Haiku are short poems that...

I'll Not Quit.....

I'll Not Quit.....
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Walking on the beach, feeling the cool sand rubbing against my feet...

The Beauty Of It All

The Beauty Of It All
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The mesmerising beauty of our Earth has deep secrets!

The Sun's Setting......

The Sun's Setting......
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The symphony of the beautiful colours of sunset and sunrise have a different charm of their own. Ever wondered what they want to tell us?

The Red City Lights

The Red City Lights
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What happens when you are in the middle of a road full of speeding cars? Who helps you?