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Victorian photo T-shirts, phone cases etc.

Working with spreadshirt, I’m now printing my historical photographs (with appropriate captions) on top quality clothing and other products. Please click here and enjoy browsing my unique designs. 37 more words


Choosing Hope

She had just started school, her junior year at North Platte High School. True to form, she was already juggling activities, academics, and bigger plans, using an open period one day to run home and mail paperwork to compete once again for Miss Nebraska’s Outstanding Teen. 694 more words

Miss America

Creative Cow return to Buxton with Great Expectations

Creative Cow, the team who delighted audiences with Travels with my Aunt and Our Man in Havana, are back at Buxton Opera House with a powerful new stage adaptation of Charles Dickens’ timeless classic Great Expectations. 122 more words


Book Review: Hard Times by Charles Dickens

Friday, 16th March 2018

Novel Title: Hard Times

Author: Charles Dickens

Date of Publication: 1854 (first publication)

Ratings:  3.5/5 (Goodreads)

Link to purchase book: Book Depository… 296 more words


Lost London - Jacob's Island...

Famous for its mentions by Charles Dickens, Jacob’s Island – located in Bermondsey – was not actually a true island.

It was a small parcel of land formed into an “island” thanks to its location in a loop of the Neckinger River and, on the south side of the loop, a man-made ditch which was used as a mill run for Bermondsey Abbey. 336 more words

The Thames

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Today a set of items sewn together by threads firm and flimsy:

  • Some of us read not so much for plot as for style, but what is style?
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Nightmare Times

Shadow Creation,
misting down
attic stairs.
Cold “haint” fills my nightmare times,
takes leave with my soul.

Be gone, you!
“Undigested beef!
potato! 39 more words