August 2010

VIDEO: In the Saddle - Sam Shaddick

After a fun and relaxing summer in Scotland, Sam Shaddick is back in Oklahoma, eagerly awaiting the formal start of USAO soccer season.

420 Characters: Like Haiku, Only Much Longer

I was reading my favorite blog today, The Daily Heller, and he mused about this book 420 Characters. Illustrator Lou Beach is using his Facebook status (limited to 420 characters) as a holding place for short stories, very short stories, and very poetic. How creative is that! Last year I was reading about sms poetry contests, and now facebook status short stories! Wow, how technology and social media have changed the face of literature.