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Passports 14: The Sad Life & Lonely Death of Kitty Gray

The Tors and heathland of Dartmoor is a landscape that breeds legends.  Legends, myths, mysteries and ghosts.

The guidebooks tell you not to go out onto the moors when the weather is foul.   742 more words


People frequently ask me if I miss teaching high school. I find this question surprising, because when I was teaching, people inevitably had one of two reactions when I told them about my job. 654 more words

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The Public Life of Sherlock Holmes - The Hammer Hound

Yesterday (May 26) was the late Peter Cushing’s birthday. So, The Public Life of Sherlock Holmes looked at his 1959, gloriously colorful version of The Hound of the Baskervilles. 289 more words

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Peter Cushing: Horror's Hero

On this day in 1913, one of the greatest actors to ever grace TV and movie screens was born.

Today we celebrate the life of the man who brought Van Helsing and Doctor Frankenstein to life better than any other; Hammer Films’ pride and joy – Peter Cushing. 1,059 more words