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Book Club; Kidnapped, Chapter 6

And there’s the fall.

Sometimes it’s sad when the character in the book take a fall like that and other times we think that he got what he deserved. 26 more words

Book Club

Book Club; Kidnapped, Chapter 5

I am very sorry for not posting this last week but I’ve been having phone and Wifi trouble. I published this last week {at least that’s what my phone said} but then I got on my laptop and it wasn’t. 82 more words

Book Club

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson (1886)

Before reading The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, I could have sworn I’ve read it already. It’s one of those tales most of us are so familiar with that it’s easy to understand why I thought so. 796 more words



My grandmother’s origins were always kept hidden from the family.  She was another Catherine (Kate) Styles.  At least, she became so after she married my grandfather. 235 more words

Disraeli’s Daughter

Flower God, God of Spring

Flower god, god of the spring, beautiful, bountiful,
Cold-dyed shield in the sky, lover of versicles,
Here I wander in April
Cold, grey-headed; and still to my… 140 more words

Behind Vimy, April 12, 1918

Friday    The weather was just perfect today warm and bright Aerial activity was very lively throughout the day[.] passed the day working upon the wagons. Am on piquet tonight, tis a clear night, Fritz dropped a few shells around… 319 more words


Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde at the Rose Theatre and Touring Consortium Theatre Company Adapted by David Edgar | Directed by Kate Saxon | Starring Phil Daniels Adaptor David Edgar Director Kate Saxon Associate Director Eduard Lewis Designer Simon Higlett Lighting Designer Mark Jonathan Sound Designer and Composer Richard Hammarton Musical Director Catherine Jayes Fight Director Kev MCurdy Casting Jenkins McShane Casting Cast Rosie Abraham, Sam Cox, Phil Daniels, Polly Frame, Anyebe Godwin, Grace Hogg-Robinson, Ben Jones, Robin Kingsland, Matthew Romain, Alice Bonifacio, Paul Giddings, Samuel Johnson… 530 more words