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Today’s Teaser comes from Naked: A Novel of Lady Godiva by Eliza Redgold. I’m waiting for a print copy of this book, but in the meantime, Eliza has written me a guest post and sent me an extract. 335 more words

Shout Outs

April 21, 2015: Oppression

The horseshoes on the black top carry with them the sound of oppression and revolution.
The clip-clop echoes and gets the blood running.
The streets are empty, but I can feel a few eyes peering from behind curtained windows. 193 more words

Strange News

Best Kept Secret

Brass Bed “The Secret Will Keep You” is the equivalent of attending the circus. It’s a mixed grab bag with many different parts to keep one entertained. 147 more words


In an effort to combat the winter blues we set a goal at the beginning of the year to regularly go out and do something new or stay in and get together with friends. 488 more words


Designer of Coventry post-war icons is featured in exhibition - discovered by chance in Leeds

So, my first ever visit to Leeds, for a job, but of course I had to get there early so I could visit the city art gallery. 738 more words


Hero - Lady Godiva

Lady Godiva was the 11th Century wife of Leofric, who was Lord over Coventry. She was appalled at the high rate of tax that he imposed on the citizens and she told him to reduce the burden or she would ride naked through Coventry. 76 more words


Lady Godiva 1898 Ressam John Collier

Lady Godiva 1898 Ressam John Collier

Collier ‘in resmi büyüleyici olsada aslında şok edici bir sahnedir. Bir kadın şehrin ortasından çıplak şekilde geçer. Lady Godiva ismi “Domesday Book” olarak bilinen ve 1086 yılında Kral William tarafından İngiltere’deki malların ve toprakların kime ait olduğunu gösteren kitapta Coventry Lordu’nun eşi olarak geçer. 119 more words