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21 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 60sfan

      When one in your family is dying, You may hear "ain't no use in crying!" But crying does have its use, You must let your emotions break loose! For communication of any kind is key, For one to deal with true feelings comfortably. (I will always...

In the sweatshop

21 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 60sfan

I sit here on the stool, no school, no play, All I hear is "BANG! CRASH! WHIRR!" All the time, all day, And here I see the worker next to me crying, And this one is my friend, in a way... I long to help my coworkers, drowning in smoke, but all I here...

How much is too enough?

16 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 60sfan

     These crypto sites really are wonderful aren't they?  Just write a bunch of stuff and earn "money."  Umm, yeah.  Right.  Not that it is a bad thing to get your thoughts out to the world or anything; after all, that is what the internet was made...

Stop-action character

12 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 60sfan

I had nothing better to do, so I took thirty-three shots of this little guy, step after step, and stringing the videos together in iMovie, making each frame 1/3 of a second long!  It was a fun challenge. Hope you enjoy!     

Aircraft carrier

11 Jan 2020 1 minute read 1 comment 60sfan   An aircraft carrier on fleet week in New York City.  This was filmed with a 12 megapixel camera!

Buddhist Economics

10 Jan 2020 6 minute read 0 comments 60sfan

Nicholas Italia 2/22/04 Phi 311   BUDDHIST ECONOMICS               “Buddhist Economics” is the title of chapter three of E.F. Schumacher’s book, This I Believe. In this chapter, Schumacher answers the question, “how do Buddhists work in the world tod...

Grieg Piano Concerto, opus 16

8 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 60sfan

    Grieg, Opus 16, played by Nicholas Italia #piano #classicalpiano #music #Grieg #Danish

Electric Train 2

6 Jan 2020 1 minute read 1 comment 60sfan

Me and my electric train many a Christmas ago.  I am 38, and I still set it up around the tree. I know electric trains are not as popular as they used to be, but many adults still tinker with  them as a hobby.  Just like all hobbies, it can be relax...

Road to Nowhere

6 Jan 2020 8 minute read 0 comments 60sfan

  My first published work- January 2020!   Road to Nowhere By Nicholas Italia After a long day at the office (and trampling about outside), I enter my house, pass through my living room to my bedroom, take off my Suffolk County Police uniform, change...

StopAction Character Video!

5 Jan 2020 1 minute read 2 comments 60sfan

Painstakingly done, I took 33 frames and arranged them in iMovie, each frame being 1/3 of a second long!  Why did I give myself this project? To be honest, I had absolutely nothing better to do that day! #cartoon