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1,003 Posts

A couple of days ago I received a notification from the good folks at WordPress informing me that I’d reached the important 1,000 post milestone. Considering that I’ve been blogging for 506 days, that’s not too bad. 114 more words

Lady Godiva Leaves a Gift


When are you coming
back to collect
the love that she has left
in triplicate?

(Three kisses waiting
on an old brick wall.)

…………………….XXX… 23 more words


Pale luminous
empty face
as though the web of a calf
wore wide open space:

Free neck

Winter means so little to her;

Not even… 64 more words


Naked: A Novel of Lady Godiva book tour

 This blog post comes to us from Eliza Redgold, author, academic and unashamed romantic. Her new novel Naked: A Novel of Lady Godiva was released by St Martin’s Press in 2015. 701 more words

Book Release

Tell The Truth

Tell all the Truth but tell it slant
Success in Circuit lies
Too bright for our infirm Delight
The Truth’s superb surprise

As Lightning to the Children eased… 476 more words

Inner Change

Lady Godiva - a feminist icon and inspiration

It’s a great pleasure to have Eliza Redgold on my blog today, with a fascinating article on one of her great heroines. Eliza describes herself as “an author, academic and unashamed romantic” (I love her already), and her new novel… 925 more words


Joe King et.al. & the Sultan of Kuwait...and a lot more...

As always, most of the images in this post can be seen at full size by clicking on the picture.

This 2007 segment of Our State on UNC-G TV serves as a perfect introduction to the saga of Joe King and Earline Heath and a cast of thousands spanning almost a hundred years. 5,689 more words

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