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Kathryn Shevelow's For the Love of Animals: The Rise of the Animal Protection Movement

Innocent partner of my peaceful home,
Whom ten long years’ experience of my care
Has made at last familiar, she has lost
Much of her vigilant instinctive dread,

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20th Century Culture

Mr Holmes -- if this be not a summer movie ...

‘What the deuce is it to me?”‘ he interrupted impatiently: ‘you say that we go round the sun. if we went round the moon it would not make a pennyworth of difference to me or to my work.’– Sherlock Holmes, …

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20th Century Culture

Capitol Fringe Festival: The Hello Girls by Ellouise Schoettler

Poster Image for the show

Dear friends and readers,

Last night I went to the first of five plays I mean to attend, just a small number of the many events sponsored by the Capitol Fringe Festival this summer. 1,932 more words

20th Century Culture

Hide and Seek - a retrospective of Eileen Cooper at the RA

Last Friday I was thrilled to meet Eileen Cooper RA at a viewing of her new show at the Royal Academy of Arts. A retrospective of her work from the past 4 decades, the show is entitled Hide and Seek and includes series of 11 drawings and prints which she gifted to the RA in 2001. 402 more words


Wolf Hall 5 & 6: What human beings are capable of

Cromwell (Mark Rylance) holding up crossed wrists at Henry’s seething onslaught of accusation of plotting against him with Chapuys for the Emperor Charles V; Anne (Claire Foy) shivering in the wind, trembling as she waits to be beheaded ( 2,556 more words

Political Novels/films

Mary Magdalene - Priestess of Christ

I was invited to enter a piece to be judged for a show at Brigid’s Place in Houston, TX.  The invitation was to artists who would like to create a new vision of Mary Magdalene. 177 more words

Art And Spirit

Roar with Love

“Roar, but roar with love. Fight, fight with radiant Love. Cry out, with voice of the Angel who was born with you. Cry out in Incandescent Love that travels the dark vault of the heavens like lightning that brings blessed rain. 151 more words