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Life is meaningless and awful so why not just be alcoholics

I mean, what is drunk, anyway? I would be screaming in the streets about women taking men’s last names when they get married if I was sober, too! 356 more words

BROADSWORD CALLING DANNY BOY

“THE WORLD IS GROWN SO BAD, THAT WRENS MAKE PREY WHERE EAGLES DARE NOT PERCH.” 

It was my first author event and the bottle of Rescue Remedy I had glugged down on the train was not having the desired effect on my nerves. 508 more words

WRITING

Once, twice, three times a BAFTA nomination

Well they say that it’s third time lucky and I have just heard that ‘Playing Burton’, a film I shot, has been nominated for a Welsh BAFTA. 417 more words

General

1001 Películas: Who's Afraid of Virgina Woolf? (1966).

“George: You’re a monster – You are.
Martha: I’m loud and I’m vulgar, and I wear the pants in the house because somebody’s got to, but I am not a monster. 501 more words

16th September 1859. 'Dr Livingstone, I Presume'?

The year 1838 was momentous for David Livingstone, for as well as being accepted by the London Missionary Society, it was to inspire him from 1841 to his death in 1873, to spread the Gospel, abolish slavery, promote commerce and to treat the deadly diseases in central and southern Africa.(1) 542 more words

September

The Obligations of Kama

My son purchased a Golden Retriever a few years ago. The condition was that he had sole responsibility to take care of him. He agreed. A year or so ago, he had to leave to another city to pursue his Law studies. 425 more words

On Life

What Elizabeth Taylor Can Teach Us About Marriage..Wait, What??

8 marriages. 7 husbands. 7 divorces. (Richard Burton, married twice, divorced twice…what is that saying about Henry VIII?)

We’ve all heard the media history and jokes about Elizabeth Taylor and her love life. 327 more words

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