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Lady Of The Waters from the set “Myths of Ancient Britain (not that nasty King Arthur)” at Longton Library during Longton Live on Saturday the 7th June 2014

Lady of the waters speaks to the king

Gates of annwn I guard
The waters whisper
Goddess gifts they give
The sword wish whispers

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Review: The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

The Romans have long since departed and Britain is steadily declining into ruin. But, at least, the wars that once ravaged the country have ceased. Axl and Beatrice, a couple of elderly Britons, decide that now is the time, finally, for them to set off across this troubled land of mist and rain to find the son they have not seen for years, the son they can scarcely remember.

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Book Review: The Arthur Trilogy #2 and #3 by Kevin Crossley-Holland

I hate to have to say that I’ve been slacking again–this time worse than usual! No posts in March! How can that be?

I feel like I’ve been incredibly busy with a variety of things, and none of them included blogging, but I will shortly try to catch up on what’s relevant. 421 more words

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CS3- Contextual Analysis of The Lady of Shalott

The Lady of Shalott is a 1.5m x 2m oil on canvas painting, created in 1888 by Pre-Raphaelite painter John William Waterhouse. The Romantic piece is based on Elaine of Astolat from Arthurian Legend, which inspired a great deal of Waterhouse’s work. 451 more words

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"No Boundaries" - Excerpt from COME WINTER'S PALE (Chronicles of a Dragon's Realm)

Today, I thought I would share something completely different, for me. This is blast from my past, reinvented. When I was a kid, I started researching and writing a series of Arthurian Legend inspired books. 844 more words

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