kipling kipling  /ˈkɪ plɪŋ/


  • (n) English author of novels and poetry who was born in India (1865-1936)



  1. 'Jungle Book': When Mary met Walt (and Rudyard)

    Rudyard Kipling hated Chicago. "It holds rather more than a million of people with bodies, and stands on the same sort of soil as Calcutta," wrote the man whom George Orwell dubbed "the prophet of British imperialism in its expansionist phase," following a visit to Chicago in the 1880s. "Having seen it, I urgently desire never to see it again. It is inhabited by savages. Its water is the water ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

  2. Shooting on Windermere near Kipling Ave; 14 year old shot

    A fourteen year old was shot in the side in the 4100 block of Windermere near Kipling Avenue last night.  The victim was taken to LeBonheur.  Memphis Fire Department says condition unknown at this time.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: FOX 13 Memphis

  3. Elk Grove Charter High celebrates graduates

    Photos by Steve Crowley - Elk Grove Charter graduate Carlos Diaz accepts his award for perfect attendance. Rudyard Kipling’s famous poem, “If” was the theme of a student presentation at Elk Grove Charter School’s graduation held on May 31 in the Cosumnes Oaks High School performing arts theatre.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Elk Grove Citizen

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