The Circuit

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“The Circuit” en Upper Street Madrid Podcast por Daniel Brint. Lanzamiento: 2018. Pista . Género: Podcast. Episode 2 – ‘The Circuit’ by Francisco Jimenez and meanings of the word ‘spell’ 8:47 16/9/18 In this week’s podcast I’ll talk about a short story by Francisco Jimenez, a Mexican American writer. The story is set in the […]

Poem for the Week

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Helen Blackwood, Baroness Dufferrin (1807-1867) To My Dear Son, on his 21st Birthday, with a Silver Lamp, on which was Engraved “Fiat Lux” (1847) How shall I bless thee? Human love Is all too poor in passionate words; The heart aches with a sense above All language that the lip affords: Therefore a symbol shall […]

BLEEDING EDGE TECHNOLOGY

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Upper Street Book Club – summer reading…see you in September   BLEEDING EDGE TECHNOLOGY. You have probably heard of ‘cutting edge’ or ‘leading edge’ technology – something at the forefront, the most advanced. Well, ‘bleeding edge’ is also at the current limit of innovation and research but is risky – in terms of potential success […]