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Devil in the Darkness

Devil in the Darkness
Archie Roy | Long (London) | 1978 | 184 pages

Lost on the remote back roads of rural Scotland during a ferocious snowstorm, newlyweds Paul and Carol Wilson take refuge in a neglected, decaying old mansion. 596 more words

Pulp Fiction

Bella Abzug's Dead (With Apologies to Both Her and Bauhaus)

I just finished a biography of Bella Abzug. Abzug was one of the leaders of the second wave of feminism and a leading political voice of the Seventies. 135 more words


Two Dolla’ Pitchers....

Two-dollar pitchers of beer.  Bigggggg pitchers.  Cheap beer even forty years ago…and a potentially lethal elixir when consumed in the dark, hole in the wall bar named Dino’s Lounge.    637 more words

Venus In Furs

One of my favourite things about winter and the chilly weather is being able to wear all of my coats. It’s becoming a bit of a theme on this blog, but I keep finding more and falling in love with them and having to take them home! 94 more words

10 Day Photography Challenge - Day 8

Day 8 of Cassia Denner’s 10 Day Photography Challenge gives us the theme “Old Photo”. So I went into my shoebox of old family photographs and pulled out some images from the late 60’s and early 70’s (you could also say “from the last millennium”) showing me as a baby with my Mom (who worked as a children’s nurse, just as my Big Girl is doing now), my Dad as a singer in a band, me as a flower boy at my uncle’s and aunt’s wedding,  me on the arms of my Grandma and me holding my little sister. 193 more words


FlinterFile: Arlo Guthrie- The City Of New Orleans

Arlo Guthrie wrote quite some songs, but had his only hit in the charts with a cover… 103 more words