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review: uprooted

Short take: Uprooted explores a dark world of captivating magic and characters.

Uprooted tells the story of Agnieszka, a girl from a small village near the Wood. 690 more words

Books

ALBERT MILLIGAN: “Stone People – Mother Earth’s Record Holders”

Native American tribes believe that Stone People are Mother Earth’s record holders, but what are Stone People? People who don’t know the Language of the Stones mistake Stone People as common rocks. 553 more words

Spirituality

ALBERT MILLIGAN: “Stone People – Mother Earth’s Record Holders”

Native American tribes believe that Stone People are Mother Earth’s record holders, but what are Stone People? People who don’t know the Language of the Stones mistake Stone People as common rocks. 553 more words

Inspiration

Peru's "Criollismo" Portrayed Through Its Traditional Styles of Music

Peru, a nation recognized worldwide for its historic landmarks and famous cuisine. Many may not know but due to its long, rich history, the country is filled with unique culture, lifestyle, traditions, and especially music. 802 more words

Criollismo

J C Atkinson - The Last of the Giant Killers

In almost every instance what may be called the starting-point of the several stories depends upon, or is connected with, local legend, local fact (of whatever kind), or ‘local habitation.’ The Giant-casts, Giant building-works ; the King Arthur legend; the legends of the Loathly Worm ; of the nightly destruction of the day-done work of Church-building, and the ultimate flitting of the materials to another site ; of the Barguest or Church-grim; of the insatiable Hunter with his horses and hounds buried with him, and his doom to hunt for ever, or until the Day of Judgment; of the other presentation of the same idea involved in the Gabble-ratchet notion; of the underground passages from historic buildings; of the guarded treasure reachable by some of them; and the like, are — at least have been — not only as actually localised in this district as in any other in England or the northern Continent of Europe, but have been, nay, are still, more readily accepted and accredited than the great slides and falls of rock and earth from the moor-banks, or the former prevalence and sway of the Wolf in our forest fastnesses.

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North York Moors

Slipper

Look at her now and you would think she was born to it but I know the truth, I was closer to her than any of them. 533 more words

Other Writing

Disrespected

DNC Betrayed Bernie Sanders and the Rest of America.
There you have it, right in front of your eyes.
A headline for the ages in a time of needed change. 165 more words

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