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Sarah Bernhardt & Damala the undead

One of the absolute stars of Wilde’s Women is French actress Sarah Bernhardt, a truly remarkable woman.

In 1882, Sarah, who had no shortage of lovers, proposed to and married Aristides Damala, an aristocratic Greek army officer and playboy twelve years her junior. 325 more words


Sarah & Maurice Bernhardt

On 22 December 1864, Sarah Bernhardt gave birth to Maurice, her only child. She named him after her maternal grandfather Moritz Bernardt (the original spelling), although it is entirely possible that she never once met that unreliable vagabond. 143 more words


BRAFA 2017 - the Art Fair to look forward to!

Over the years, BRAFA has established itself as one of Europe’s unmissable cultural events in January. For its next edition, which will take place between 21 and 29 January 2017, it will bring together 132 galleries and art dealers from 16 countries. 775 more words

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Fab Fall Plantings

While fragrant paperwhites begin blooming in water in the kitchen, the giant pile of planting mix I made following this economical recipe from Northwest Edible Life has been put to great use this weekend. 443 more words

Aristotle and Nicholas of Cusa: to be and/or not to be, that is the question

‘Now it is also the case that there can be nothing intermediate to an assertion and a denial. We must either assert or deny any single predicate of any single subject. 303 more words


ON THIS DAY: November 8, 2016

November 8th is


Cook Something Bold and Pungent Day

International Comet Day *

International Stout Day *

World Town Planning Day * 643 more words