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Mulgrave Old Castle

Two years ago to the day I went for a walk through Mulgrave Woods to the Old Castle. Today’s Image of the East Row Beck was made on the way up to the old stones. 803 more words


Butterfly Garden @ Phipps Conservatory, Pittsburgh, PA - 2017

Something wonderfully beautiful, simple, and mesmerizing is currently happening at Pittsburgh’s Phipps Conservatory.  The 120 year old facility’s Stove Room has been transformed into their annual… 180 more words

Brilliant Glass at The Phipps Conservatory

I love having a membership at the Phipps because we can visited each season and see an entirely different garden. This summer is special though because there is a special exhibition of the fine art glass sculptures of Jason Gamrath.There are always a few glass sculptures in the eight rooms of the conservatory but this year the exhibition adds over 80 works from the brilliant young artist. 49 more words

Scenic Views

Rotherwood Plantation


Location: Kingsport, Hawkins County, Tennessee; on the Holston River
Date Constructed/ Founded: 1818
Associated Surnames: Phipps, Ross
Historical Notes: Rotherwood Mansion is located above the Holston River. 556 more words


Successful war savings in Mortimer West End

Children at Mortimer West End were contributing to the war effort.

West End – War Savings

The school children have started a War Savings Association and we are glad to hear from Miss Phipps, who is doing all the work in connection with it, that it is proving very successful… 8 more words

Life On The Home Front

Early Hydrangea

My own hydrangeas around my house won’t bloom until the end of June, but a visit to the Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh allowed me to dream of a summer day. 35 more words


Review: The Tower of Zhaal

Post-Apocalyptic fiction is fun, but Post-Apocalyptic Lovecraft fiction is even better.

That kind of fun led me to C.T. Phipps’ “The Tower of Zhaal.”

The Tower of Zhaal is the sequel to Phipps’ first successful foray into Lovecraftian fiction, Cthulhu Armageddon. 268 more words