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The Mount, Haunted Home of Edith Wharton | Lenox, MA

Sat perched on top of a hill overlooking Laurel Lake in Lenox, Massachusetts is home to notable American author, Edith Wharton. The estate which was given the name… 1,026 more words


"The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The particulars of this case are far more straightforward than Watson would have us believe, though the fun is in the manner of the telling. 673 more words


The Great Dickens Fair

‘Tis the season for great merriment and a ho ho ho, so off to a Victorian London I go!

The annual Dickens Fair is a holiday party that takes place in Victorian London in the 1800s. 367 more words

THE ABCs OF A PECULIAR LIFE // F is for Fallow & Freckles

Kamil had been cultivating freckles all his life. It was a respectable family-run business. His father, his grandfather, and his great grandfather before him had all been freckle growers of considerable renown. 302 more words

Tetiana Aleksina

The Children who will Never Grow Up- Chapter 1

I thought it was about time to put up a part of a story. Not long ago I was haunted by an idea of a detective from the Victorian era. 2,127 more words


"The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Usually Watson finds about the cases of Sherlock Holmes when Holmes tells him, or when a client drops by.¬† This one, we’re told, is one of only two cases where Watson brought the matter to Holmes. 505 more words


Book Review: These Vicious Masks by Tarun Shanker and Kelly Zekas

These Vicious Masks by Tarun Shanker and Kelly Zekas

Evelyn is bored. Bored with dresses and balls, bored with her mother’s constant matchmaking schemes, bored with the petty gentlemen she is forced to be pleasant to. 387 more words