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Treasure Island - National Theatre

We will be showing Treasure Island live from the National Theatre, London on Thursday 22nd January 2015. 

Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery. 77 more words

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Good Girls Make Bad Grown Ups

Spending weekends at the beach instead of studying, drinking coffees and beers until it’s 3am (both really true stories… university is rough), and spending any free energy I have on making plans to play outside. 373 more words


The Land of Storybooks

At evening when the lamp is lit,
Around the fire my parents sit;
They sit at home and talk and sing,
And do not play at anything. 250 more words

Wednesday Quotes

HYDE - the final Statement of Dr Jekyll

“I realised Hyde was trying to take over the body of Jekyll forever!”

From the famous novella “Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde” by Robert Louis Stevenson comes David Davies 30 minute one-man play version: HYDE – the final statement of Dr Jekyll. 22 more words

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Have we fallen asleep in life?

By Jacki Wood, That they might have joy column, Nodaway News Leader

In a letter to Trevor Haddon in April 1884, Scottish novelist Robert Louis Stevenson wrote: “Keep your eyes open to your mercies. 567 more words


Scatter the seeds of happiness

Thought for the day, courtesy of Robert Louis Stevenson:

There is no duty so overrated as the duty of being happy. By being happy we sow anonymous benefits upon the world.

Get sowing! :-)

Quotations & Commentary

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Technically, Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is public domain. So the fact that I paid any money for it (even if it was just $1.50) should perhaps not be considered a “bargain.” But, hey, it covers the printing cost, right? 392 more words