The World War One centenary means personal war diaries, letters and photos are emerging from dusty attics and drawers across the UK and beyond to offer a different perspective of the conflict.
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Amanda Palmer is an artist that had a big impact with me not just because of her performance and artistic work, but because of how she took what she did, and the people she met, to heart. 27 more words
To celebrate World Book Day, Dawn Reeves blogs about one of her favourite novels which surprisingly has local government at the heart of its plot. The story looks at communities, public/private schemes, flood plains and budget cuts – and was written over 80 years ago. 24 more words
Alas! Beauty truly depends on the eyes of a beholder. Some people love to see leaves, birds when they open their windows.
They love to push aside their curtain, thanking the trees, bushes for their natural, pleasant curtain. 60 more words