On this day :
1947 Congress investigates Reds in Hollywood, 1774 Congress creates the Continental Association, 1965 Last Volvo PV rolls off the assembly line, 1819 Union General Daniel Sickles is born, 1947 The Red Scare comes to Hollywood, 1990 2 Live Crew members are acquitted of obscenity charges, 1944 Natural gas explosions rock Cleveland, 1827 Battle of Navarino, 1935 Maos Long March concludes, 1944 MacArthur returns, 1973 Sydney Opera House opens, 2011 Libyan Dictator Moammar Gadhafi is Killed, 1994 Burt Lancaster dies, 1853 French poet Arthur Rimbaud is born, 1977 Three members of the southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd die in a Mississippi plane crash, 1803 US Senate ratifies the Louisiana Purchase, 1962 Kennedy press secretary misleads press, 1968 Fosbury flops to an Olympic record, 1964 Relations between South Vietnam the United States and Cambodia deteriorate, 1973 Watergate special prosecutor dismissed, 1918 Turks send British officer to negotiate armistice terms, 1944 US forces land at Leyte Island in the Philippines,

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?