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Act 1, Scene 18

Notes on Act 1, Scene 18 – Baleful Weeds and Precious-Juiced Flowers

So, basically, this happened.

When this story popped up, I knew I really ought to do something with it, so after last week’s all-singing, all-dancing epic, it’s time to settle back for some unsophisticated pothead humour. 343 more words

Ancient Ireland [6] : Youghal

It’s beginning to seem like every place in Ireland has ancient connections and that this thread will run and run. But here is another walk description of the ancient port of Youghal (pronounced Yawl), Co. 756 more words

Historic Houses

History Senryū 22 Jul 2015

Colony founded

up on Roanoke Island.

Later they lost it.


Whose eyes do YOU see the world through?

I’ve been thinking a lot about filters for the past few weeks. When I was a teenager, I thought I wanted to be a photographer. Somehow I got a pretty good 35mm camera. 435 more words


Sir Walter Raleigh

Today we have been researching the life and times of Sir Walter Raleigh. We have created a timeline of his life as well as keynotes about him. 25 more words


What's the Deal With Roanoke?

“In 1585, Sir Walter Raleigh sent about one hundred colonists, all of them men, across the Atlantic to settle on Roanoke, a small island on the North Carolina coast (then part of “Virginia”). 209 more words