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Pizza Express

Before I got diagnosed with coeliac disease Pizza Express was regularly a means to an end in my life. One of the very few big chain restaurants that actually provides you with decent food at a reasonable price*, it very much served it’s purpose for me (usually to soak up too much booze). 285 more words

Sympathetic Minds

…essay written in 2010 for a class on Romantic poetry…

Writers of the Romantic era put a great deal of emphasis on the imagination; that is, the ability of the mind to interpret and, through interpretation, create the world around it – not just as a body of sensations, but through expression and feeling. 1,936 more words


Drunk ATV rider gets probation

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A drunken ride on an ATV has gotten a Byron man a year of probation.

23-year-old Aaron James Blake entered guilty pleas Tuesday to charges of fleeing a peace officer and operating an ATV under the influence of alcohol. 108 more words

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Good Lord, a Byron!

Yesterday I felt compelled to go and take a look at this typewriter …

It’s a “Byron” portable typewriter that belongs to the Swissa/Patria family. 85 more words


Byron's affect 

I’ve been in a crazy poetry phase that I hope never ends. It all started when I bought a vintage poetry book filled with Robert Browning’s poems. 177 more words


Friday crash causes 4-hour shutdown of Olmsted County road

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office investigators say a T-bone crash that left three people hurt and caused a teen driver to be ejected from her vehicle also shut down Country Club Road for about four hours on Friday afternoon. 180 more words

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