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10 Cautionary Myths for Prideful People

There are several myths and rhetoric from Ancient Greece and Rome that focus on the concept of Hubris. Hubris, extreme pride and arrogance, was a common “Hamartia”, or tragic flaw, for many tragic heroes and main characters of myth, whose downfalls relayed a moral lesson. These moral lessons, though, came with dire consequences that warned its audience to never be prideful.

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Spirituals: The Cornerstone of Black Music

Spirituals may arguably stand as a focal point, or key element of African-American culture and life—a building block if you will. It goes without saying that music is integral to the lives of Black Americans.

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12 Classic Books to Make Sure You Have on Your Shelf

In looking for my next read, there are books that have a permanent spot on my shelf. If there is anything avid readers must have, one should be a printed collection and two, a printed collection with classics.

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Say “Hello” to Modestly Miranda

Hello and welcome to Modestly Miranda.  I am thrilled that you have stopped by my blog.  Are you wondering what’s in this small space of the world wide web?  To answer simply, “Modestly Miranda” will be a sum of eclectic musings.  Life is composed of varying aspects.  Interwoven in these aspects are numerous principles and values.  We are all trying to live this life … Read More Say “Hello” to Modestly Miranda

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The Creator of Modestly Miranda

Like any introvert, I don’t like talking about myself. Behind the scenes is my style, so how about some fun and interesting facts about?