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Anne of Cleves: The One That Got Away

This is the part six in my series examining the lives of the women in Henry VIII’s life. Click here for previous essays from the series. 2,463 more words


"On Monsieur's Departure": Analysis

The Poem

On Monsieur’s Departure

By Queen Elizabeth I (?)

I grieve and dare not show my discontent,
I love and yet am forced to seem to hate, 1,418 more words


RenFest Ohio

Welcome to the Ohio Renaissance Festival at Harveysburg, OH 45032

What a great time and a feast for the eyes and ears.  Lots to photograph and interview so this will be just a teaser till I get back to shoot more in a couple of weeks. 79 more words


Happy Birthday Queen Bess!

If you read my blog regularly you already know about my big obsession with Queen Elizabeth I.  Born on this day, September 7, 1533, she was one of England’s greatest monarchs, successfully ruling for forty five years. 909 more words

Daily Prompt

A Column of Fire - Ken Follett

To say that Margery was upset would have been an understatement. She was livid and angrily refused to marry Bart Shiring. Sure, he was the son of the Earl, but he was also was a stupid bore. 232 more words