Jennie Rees' Road to the Derby update
... had any setbacks over the winter. Since 1950, the latest 3-year-old start for a Derby winner was 42 days: Spend a Buck, who was coming off knee surgery when he ran 42 days before the 1985 Kentucky Derby, and Sunny's Halo, who won the 1983 derby.
Inside the Rowdy Reptiles
While the rest of the student body went home or to different sunny locales to enjoy their week, Robbins was able to stay in town and stake out the location. After Florida's defeat ... Halo was played and a massive lime green extension cord ran down to ...
Oluwafunminiyi Omojola: Onitemi (30 Days, 30 Voices)
“Then, I felt your hand on my lap; it sent shivers down my back like sour pap did when it hit the palates.” You became a snail and I its shell on one sunny afternoon when the sun sat in the sky with a radiant smile that seemed to say 'Eledumare is ...
'The Road to Middlemarch: My Life with George Eliot', by Rebecca Mead
It is this fuzzy halo around the act of creation that New Yorker staff writer Rebecca Mead investigates in The Road to Middlemarch. Her captivating and ... Lewes was sunny and quirky and indispensable to Eliot – and her writing was essential to them both.