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Ho Ho Ho - the British invented Father Christmas!

FATHER Christmas first appeared in Christmas his Masque, a play by Ben Jonson, as not-quite-exclusively revealed in our book So THAT’S Why They Call It Great Britain… 216 more words


What self-respecting blog about manliness and conservatism could exist without a few posts about Rudyard Kipling and his poetry?

For those who aren’t as well acquainted with Rudyard Kipling, Kipling was a famous English author who wrote several important stories like Gunga Din, The Man Who Would Be King, and the Jungle Book. 531 more words


Emily Dickenson -- One Of Our Greatest Poets

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson is often referred to as one of the most influential American Poets. She was born in Amherst, Massachusetts, on December 10, 1830 and died in 1886 from what was called Bright’s disease (an ailment of the kidneys now called  279 more words