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Getting to Know Scottish Writers - Edinburgh Day 5

We spent a relatively lazy Sunday visiting the Writer’s Museum, going on a writer’s walking tour, and ending off at the Edinburgh Museum. 330 more words


Experiencing Technical Difficulties

Lately my youngest son, who tends to like to play the pessimist anyway, has become obsessed with things that don’t work.  It’s something of a family joke that stems from our recent vacation to… 799 more words


Summer Sun: a Poem for Solstice

Today is the Northern Hemisphere Summer Solstice. I am celebrating the longest day of the year with this beautiful poem by Robert Louis Stevenson… 241 more words


Black Sails, S02E05: XIII.; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Originally aired 21 Feb 2015
Written by Aaron & Todd Helbing
Directed by Alik Sakharov

Starring Toby Stephens, Hannah New, Zach McGowan, Toby Schmitz, Luke Arnold, Louise Barnes, Clara Paget, and Jessica Parker Kennedy… 1,353 more words

2010s TV

"Don't you remember the poisoning with mushrooms?"

Anticipating the gift of a cupboard from his old nurse Cummy and answering the questions set on his last letter to her.

To Alison Cunningham…

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Robert Louis Stevenson

Review: Treasure Island

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4 out of 5 stars to Treasure Island, a coming-of-age-of-sort novel, written in 1882 by Robert Louis Stevenson. I read this book as a young adult when I received it as a Christmas present from an aunt and uncle. 318 more words

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