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Regency Personalities Series-John Scott (Editor)

Regency Personalities Series

In my attempts to provide us with the details of the Regency, today I continue with one of the many period notables. … 282 more words


John Keats

Oh se solo potessi avere una vita di sensazioni invece di una vita di pensieri!

John Keats

Fiori di Poems



There is not much to say. I’ve used nearly all my words on the novel revision I’m working on. This week I’ve holed up at home, gifting myself with an in-house writer’s retreat for one in hopes of finally getting this story sculpted, its rough edges smoothed and all the bubbles worked out so that it won’t explode in the firing. 227 more words


If you give a writer a day.......

…….she’s going to want to write.

But before she starts working on her novel, she’ll realize that she needs to journal first–just to get all the junk out of her head. 184 more words


Featured Poem: To a Friend Who Sent Me Some Roses by John Keats

This week’s choice of Featured Poem comes from one of the great Romantic poets, and comes as an insight into his ordinary life – which is nonetheless incredibly evocative. 500 more words

Featured Poem

Ode on Melancholy

No, no, go not to Lethe, neither twist

       Wolf’s-bane, tight-rooted, for its poisonous wine;

Nor suffer thy pale forehead to be kiss’d

       By nightshade, ruby grape of Proserpine; 201 more words


Walking around the Pond

I’ve walked around those seven ponds so many times over the last 32 years that I may be able to do it with my eyes closed. 338 more words

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