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A new angle on life!

Of course when porn/ erotica was still banned in the US and Australia, there was the famous Justice Felix Frankfurter test. After reading the offending material the Judge decided that the angle of excitement and arousal would be the ultimate test and determinant of the material being found obscene or not. 272 more words

Gerard Oosterman

JANUARY 2015 GARDEN BIRDS

I have made you wait for the result of hours spent staring up at the nest of the Lesser-striped Swallows, camera weighing ever more heavily, hoping for an opportunity to capture one of them peeping out of the nest. 525 more words

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Winter's Tales ~ Readings from D.H.Lawrence The Christening, Second Best & Odour Of Chrysanthemums~ Roger Allam~ Sam Wanamaker Theatre, 28/12/2014

The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse is a theatre adjacent to Shakespeare’s Globe on Bankside, London. Built making use of 17th-century plans for an indoor theatre, the playhouse recalls the layout and style of the Blackfriars Theatre although it is not an exact reconstruction. 1,469 more words

Drama

On why DH Lawrence should leave sex alone

It’s been a long time since I read any DH Lawrence, probably twenty years or more. I don’t have fond memories of him, I just recall clumsy, repetitive prose and a pervasive air of misery and depression. 1,379 more words

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