Saturday, June 12, 2021

Brook Reading Podcast's First Radio Play - "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

 Hello, Brookworms!

Thank you so much for listening this weekend!  I am so proud to present this three-part radio play series, scenes from William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream".  The actors and designers have worked so hard creating a perfect world of sound for you to enjoy, and I am so thankful to each and every one of them.  I can't believe that everyone devoted their time and energy to this project.  I am very proud of the final piece, and I hope you enjoy it.  Thank you for listening!  Stay tuned for next week for more performances!  

Sunday, June 6, 2021

Peas, Presidents, and Projects!

 Hello, Brookworms!

To coincide with this week's episode, I FOUND the photos of Queen Elizabeth II meeting 12 out of 13 presidents since 1951.  Below, I have provided a list of years that the visit took place, and enjoy the photos!  Have a great weekend, and happy reading!

1951 - President Harry S. Truman

1957 - President Dwight D. Eisenhower

1961 - President John F. Kennedy

1969 - President Richard Nixon

1976 - President Gerald Ford

1977 - President Jimmy Carter

1982 - President Ronald Reagan

1991 - President George Herbert Walker Bush

1995 - President Bill Clinton

2003 - President George W. Bush

2009 - President Barack Obama

2018 - President Donald Trump

*All photos are courtesy of Town and Country Magazine