The Red Pony: An episodic novella by the author, The Red Pony was published in magazines between 1933 and 1936. The final book was published in 1937. The book has four stories revolving around the character Jody and his life on his father’s California ranch. … [Read more...] about John Steinbeck birth anniversary: Remembering the author of Grapes of Wrath
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“What I would now define as setbacks in life primarily because of circumstances that were beyond my control were actually instances when life was presenting me a fork in the road; asking me to make a choice. While I made those choices, I did not like the consequences. But choice also gives you the power to be responsive rather than reactive. When I came to appreciate that it led to who I have become,” says Srinath. “I realised that there is no point being futuristic, no point of worrying about the past. Every day is a gift.” … [Read more...] about Answers to life, death and everything in between
And here's the thing, not just for the Australian Olympic Committee, but for the whole world: if the coronavirus becomes such a serious pandemic that it could affect the Olympic Games, the public health impacts on billions of people will be a far more significant story than the cancellation of a sporting festival, however grand. … [Read more...] about Olympic athletes told to keep calm and train on amid coronavirus concerns
"They've been incredibly secretive about the contract they have in place for this project, we know there are penalties that can be incurred both by potentially the Government and by the contractor depending on the circumstance here but the Government has been very secretive." … [Read more...] about Royal Hobart Hospital K Block opening delayed again over water, air conditioning concerns
What we are effectively doing is hamstringing women — the most at-risk women, who have been abused but are trying to leave — and telling them they are not allowed to raise the issue of domestic violence. … [Read more...] about When men were being killed on the street, we took action. So why is domestic violence different?