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Symbols, She and Stoicism

Question 1:

What does the following mean to you?

  • A rose
  • An open door
  • Black clothes
  • A snake
  • The colour green
  • A locked box
  • A closed door…
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2017 Revisited

As I mentioned in a previous post, I am writing a series of posts about a few places I visited last year but hadn’t the time then, to feature in my blog. 1,066 more words

Rural Diary

H. Rider Haggard’s She: A Bestselling Fantasy

In this week’s Dispatches from The Secret Library, Dr Oliver Tearle sings the praises of one of the most popular novels of all time… 906 more words


Movie Review - Kong: Skull Island

Released March 10, 2017
Rated PG-13 (Sci-Fi Violence, Action, Brief Strong Language)
1 hr. 58 min.
Directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts (The Kings of Summer, Cocked) 783 more words
Movie Reviews

Triple Review: The Great White Hunters

Three Novels by H. Rider Haggard:


Allan Quatermain

King Solomon’s Mines

These books made me feel bad.

First, I had some serious white guilt issues. 1,439 more words

Book Review

Book Review: King Solomon’s Mines

Every once and a while I like to go back to the classics. They’re the stories you hear referred to, but were never on your reading-list at school. 553 more words