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Introducing Rod Sadler, author of To Hell I Must Go

“After researching several different publishing options, I chose Outskirts Press for the simple reason that they were the rated as one of the highest in the business. 250 more words

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On this day: the Yngsjö murder

 The murdered Hanna Johansdotter (1867-1889)

On the 28th of March, 1889, a mother and son took part in the murder of the son’s wife, Hanna Johansdotter, in Yngsjö, Sweden. 169 more words


Footsteps of Soane

The architect John Soane purchased Pitzhanger Manor from his own mentor George Dance the Younger as a country house for his family. He bashed down most of it and built a new one more to his liking. 130 more words

Georgian Period

The Standard Report, Part 2

Last month, I gushed about finding The Standard Designer June 1896 periodical while antiquing with Sra. M. First, I obviously, cannot do simple arithmetic when super excited. 91 more words


"Wuthering Heights" Book Review

Lockwood comes to the moors to live in Thrushcross Grove, owned by the Wuthering Heights inheritor Heathcliff.  Lockwood finds Heathcliff very peculiar and asks the maid, Nelly Dean, for information on him.   629 more words