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Cost in Translation (A Story Review of Warhorse Readycut Pipe Tobacco From a Soldier's Perspective)

Megan kept still. She was listening with her entire body.

There were tells that every soldier knew; some taught in basic training, but most learned over time. 1,620 more words

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5 Favourites: 2017 Theatre Favs

War Horse UK Tour at the Bristol Hippodrome

Only the interval of @WarHorseOnStage at @BristolHipp, already so visceral and evocative and moving – epitomises the magic of theatre 💫

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This afternoon we went on our annual “surprise” family Christmas outing, and managed to keep a lid on it right up until the moment we arrived at the theatre entrance in George Street, Oxford. 207 more words


Parenting highs and lows

What a week!

Work has been tough. I don’t know if there have been actually scientific studies on how changes in temperature and light affect children or maybe how the anticipation of Christmas plays a part, but goodness me… Work has been tough. 816 more words


Two Purple Hearts, a Presidential Citation and More for Sergeant Reckless!

Last year in the lead up to Remembrance/Veterans Day I wrote a post about the War Horse Hero of the Korean War….Sergeant Reckless. This was a mare of great bravery and intelligence.  367 more words

History Of Horses

The Battle of Greasy Grass was Custer's Last Stand.

The Lakota and the Plains tribes refer to the Battle of Little Big Horn as the Battle of Greasy Grass and it was the scene of an ignominious defeat for the 7th Cavalry and the Custer Battalion.  480 more words

History Of Horses

Nature Notes

Wild Writing.

Three lovely women join me for a Wild Writing Workshop at BBOWT’s Thatcham Nature Discovery Centre. We discuss ‘the new nature writing’, its ancient roots and tradition; its resurgence and the reasons (and need) for it. 397 more words