Enough Said

A Poetry Dialogue Between Father & Son

Author: Michael Rattee



Category: Poetry

Page: 32

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Poetry. An exchange of poems between two people is not a new idea, going back at least as far as T'ang China. However, an exchange between a father and son is relatively rare. A poetry dialogue between a father and son, the idea for ENOUGH SAID began when, in his early twenties, Kiev Rattee wrote in a letter that he was probably too young to write about "the big things". That comment sparked Michael Rattee's poem "Big Things" and the idea of an exchange of poems began after he sent the poem to Kiev. The poems themselves are very organic. Some respond to a core idea presented in the last, others grow from a stolen line or title, and still more careen off in some new direction altogether.

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From Victim to Survivor

Author: Zubi Adams

Publisher: Partridge Africa


Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 246

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If you make your bed, you lie in it, my parents used to say, growing up in a very traditional household with my father as the head and my mom, the caregiver. When I got married, I wanted more—I wanted some independence. My life took a turn when I discovered my marriage was a lie. In the midst of getting out, I was raped, got pregnant, and was trapped in the marriage. The situation got worse, and the battle to escape was a challenge that I do not wish on my worst enemy. Riddled with guilt of not wanting my son made me overcompensate for the injustice against this innocent child. I was determined to get out even if it meant I left the crime scene in a body bag. I remarried a loving and amazing man, but my past was an invisible obstacle which made me angry and happy on the same day. My battle to survive against all odds came at a price—post-traumatic stress disorder—and many sessions with a psychologist and psychiatrist helping me to have a better relationship with my son and to get to know myself better with the goal to heal.

Enough Said

What's Gone Wrong with the Language of Politics?

Author: Mark Thompson

Publisher: St. Martin's Press


Category: Political Science

Page: 320

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There’s a crisis of trust in politics across the western world. Public anger is rising and faith in conventional political leaders and parties is falling. Anti-politics, and the anti-politicians, have arrived. In Enough Said, President and CEO of The New York Times Company Mark Thompson argues that one of the most significant causes of the crisis is the way our public language has changed. Enough Said tells the story of how we got from the language of FDR and Churchill to that of Donald Trump. It forensically examines the public language we’ve been left with: compressed, immediate, sometimes brilliantly impactful, but robbed of most of its explanatory power. It studies the rhetoric of western leaders from Reagan and Thatcher to Berlesconi, Blair, and today’s political elites on both sides of the Atlantic. And it charts how a changing public language has interacted with real world events – Iraq, the financial crash, the UK's surprising Brexit from the EU, immigration – and led to a mutual breakdown of trust between politicians and journalists, to leave ordinary citizens suspicious, bitter, and increasingly unwilling to believe anybody. Drawing from classical as well as contemporary examples and ranging across politics, business, science, technology, and the arts, Enough Said is a smart and shrewd look at the erosion of language by an author uniquely placed to measure its consequences.

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A Guide to Gardening Through the Seasons

Author: Francis Romeo Gouin



Category: Gardening

Page: 250

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Enough Said

Author: Bernard Levin

Publisher: Random House (UK)


Category: English essays

Page: 268

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Bernard Levin's articles in The Times have provoked, enlightened and beguiled faithful readers for decades. In this, the ninth and last selection of his journalism, Levin demonstrates the erudition, passion and integrity on which his reputation is based.

Football Enough Said

Funny Life Moments Journal and Notebook for Boys Girls Men and Women of All Ages. Lined Paper Note Book.

Author: Janice H McKlansky Publishing




Page: 124

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Funny Life Inspired Journal - Makes for a Perfect Gift or for Personal Use This notebook and journal is perfect for anyone that loves to different sporting, health activies and hobbies that take a big focus in their lives. Get your hands on this booklet to take notes, draw pictures, has a passion for animals, cute things, life and positivity, or purchase it as a gift for the person that seems to have everything. SIZE: 6X9 PAPER: White Lined Paper PAGES: 124 Pages COVER: Soft Cover (Matte) Limited Time Offer Perfect for note taking, sketching, memories or day planning Printed on high quality interior stock paper Premium matte finish cover with amazing art work Order your copy today!

Adam, Enough Said

Author: Lynda LeeAnne




Page: 428

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Our past was painful and a lot of mistakes were made, but that was then - this is now.Mia wants a fight? I'll give her one.She wants to leave me? I'll make her stay.This is our future. She belongs to me.Our past wasn't just painful, it was soul-shattering, and no amount of time will change that.Adam wants a fight? Bring it.He won't let me leave? I'll make him pay.This is my future. I don't belong to him.Follow Adam and Mia's journey through the deliciously dysfunctional madness they like to call...marriage.Author's note: This is the third book in the This Can't be Happening Series, but it can be read as a stand-alone.Author's warning: Mature content, lots of cussing (as in, A LOT), a five-foot-three, redheaded, terror of a woman and a sexy, possessive, crazy, hot alpha cop.

Job Description Mom Enough Said

Funny Blank Lined Notebook, with Date Line, for Mothers of All Types

Author: Ahri's Printing Publishing

Publisher: Independently Published



Page: 122

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This 6" x 9" journal with 120 lined blank pages makes a beautiful gift your mother, step-mother, mother in law, grandmother, foster mother or any other mother figure on birthdays, anniversaries, Valentine's Day, Christmas, Mother's Day or any other gift giving celebration. It is also great as a stocking filler or a quality "Secret Santa" present for under 10 dollars and makes a great alternative to a card. Can be used as a blank notebook, journal to write in, composition book or diary. Lined paper with date line on each page Blank book Soft glossy cover 6 x 9 inches 120 pages Grab this amazing journal gift now!