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Donovan: "Season of the Witch"

Happy Whimsical Wednesday, Witches.

I get in the mood for this song every October, (obviously). Here’s something you may not know about me: I LOVE THE SIXTIES. 16 more words

The Tribe.

Featured Book - Danny's Story - Chapter 8

Danny’s Story – Chapter 8

I wanted you to get an impression of how the story progresses.

Chapter 8 – decoration

Danny set about turning the flat into a home. 864 more words


Featured Book - Danny's Story - the artwork.

The cover for this book has been a bit of a problem. I wanted to use a painting of mine of the actual flat that I based the book on. 359 more words


Featured book – Danny’s Story – Chapter 1

This is a novel straight out of the sixties. It is a fictionalised story of a big old rambling old house which had been turned into bedsits. 1,994 more words


Michael Caine on how the 1960s broke class barriers: ‘I’ve met lots of equals. No betters’

As a schoolboy, Michael Caine, the son of a charlady and a fish-market porter, was repeatedly taught to respect “his betters”. It took the social revolution of the 1960s, he says, to make it clear that such a hierarchy did not exist. 113 more words

John Lennon

“If someone thinks that love and peace is a cliche that must have been left behind in the Sixties, that’s his problem. Love and peace are eternal.” 15 more words

Quotes And Aphorisms

FlinterFile: Peter en zijn Rockets- Kom Van Dat Dak Af

This is the story of how rock ‘n roll got into the Dutch pop music. And it starts with the release of this song in 1960. 152 more words