She believed that a writer must say what he feels and sees. She specialized in the hard truths, particularly about death, in both life and love. The three poems provided in the text exemplify how Parker utilizes poetic devices such as irony, satire, and sarcasm to address the human frailties involved with searching for meaningful relationships and suicide.
The website is divided into three main sections: Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts, 2. Folk and Fairy Tale Links, and 3. Germanic Myths, Legends, and Sagas. In the first section, Ashliman has divided the stories by Aarne-Thompson tale types and lists them in alphabetical order.
Each tale type, then includes a page containing several versions of the story.
It also provides more information for those studying mythology. The author and editor has gathered several collections of tales for wider publication such as Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, and other folklore, and many tales may also be read on the site.
The site also contains links to other retellings, but they are not annotated. The tales and summaries that Cox provides are publically accessible and easy to use.
Explores ways in which women, especially in midlife, might assume a healthy independence of the Cinderella complex. The great granddaughter of William Rockefeller John D.
To the softspoken and commanding men and women who dwelt in the vast Rockefeller mansions and dominated the financial world and society pages, love and affection were alien and suspect emotions. The closest they could come was a stifling control — that guaranteed that the next generation would be similarly bound.
Belle … experiences the despair and disconnection of a soul bereft of any spiritual values. Today, [she] is a busy housewife, grandmother, and the Director of Social Services for a Christian community on Cape Cod.
How she got there, and what she learned on the way make a fascinating and inspiriting story. The Rise of the Cinderella Man.
Penquin Group Hague, a sports writer, traces Braddock's life through street fights, school dropout, amateur boxing managed by his older brother, to his hooking up with manager Joe Gould to become a professional boxer with a powerful right hand.
He went 38 fights without a loss before losing a decision to Joe Monte, whom he had beaten a few months before. His pro-record was at that timewith 16 knockouts, many in the first round. But he broke his right hand in that fight, and his career began to skid. He continued fighting, repeatedly breaking his hand.
When the depression hit, his savings were wiped out. He was married to a very dedicated wife Mae, and they had three children, but he rebroke his hand repeatedly, and with his record athe could not get fights that paid much. He broke his hand severely one last time and had to retire.
Broke, with his children taken from him, he tried to work at the docks, but could only uise his left hand for heavy lifting.
In the meantime his right healed, his left became very strong, and in SeptemberGould managed to get him a match with Corn Griffin, a much talked about boxer, who had heavyweight aspiration, and who, when an opponent did not show up, agreed to fight Braddock as a means of keeping in shape.
Griffin thought he had nothing to lose--except the fight. Braddock surprised everyone with his powerful left hand as well as his right. He was given then given a match with John Henry Lewis, who had defeated him earlier.
Though a underdog, Braddock won again. Having defeated in quick succession two top-ranked contenders he managed to get scheduled into a heavyweight elimination tournament that would lead to the heavyweight championship.Dorothy Parker has books on Goodreads with ratings.
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