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Yuletide fares

“Above all the birds of winter, the frosty feldefares”: so says Mark Cocker, citing Chaucer. And it’s true: if ever a bird was associated with winter it is the Fieldfare. 638 more words


Radiohead - winning the interwebs!

As we all know, over the last few days the legends that are Radiohead have been playing massive mind games with us, starting by completely erasing their internet presence and subsequently posting little hints and clues, culminating today in a new song/video called ‘Burn The Witch’. 38 more words


Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes

I am so excited… my Etsy shop is open and already I have had a couple of sales! Eloise has been busy helping me list some treasures in my store and people from around the world are looking at them even now. 217 more words

Mrs Bath

Pennipomes Twoguineaseach

The Wikipedia article for the English nursery rhyme Sing a Song of Sixpence mentions James Joyce for his use of the rhyme in Ulysses (1922): 520 more words

James Joyce

Sing a Song of Six Quid

Sing a Song of Sixpence

Sing a song of sixpence,

A pocket full of rye.

Four and twenty blackbirds,

Baked in a pie. 106 more words



a pocketful of earth

keep out of the counting house
for all that you are worth

see them pray for rye to grow
from sticks and stones and broken bones… 107 more words