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It's always tea-time

Join us at Artizan street Library 0n Wednesday 27th May to Celebrate the 150th anniversary of …

Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland

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We're all mad here

“Mad Matter: “Have I gone mad?”

Alice: “I’m afraid so. You’re entirely bonkers. But I’ll tell you a secret. All the best people are.”

Alice in Wonderland


Favorite Poems: Wheatley, Carroll

Brenda Shaughnessy with Simone Teicher and Cornelius Eady

At the 2015 Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference this year, our team at tatestreet.org were excited to kick off a new collaboration between Tate Street, Robert Pinsky, and the Favorite Poem Project ( 435 more words


Hei Hei Hay!

It’s Hay Festival again. I won’t go droning on and on with the usual bountiful enthusiams. Suffice to say that it’s worth an annual pilgrimage even if you’re only slightly interested in books, book people, films, culture, hedonism and breathtakingly Welsh countryside. 900 more words

Current Affairs

The Preposterous Candy-Cane House

There was a serene sweetness in the air and a soft breeze that carried me up the soft, spongy path. It took me a whole two minutes to walk from the white fence at the beginning of the path to the large, ovular, translucent front door at the end of it. 1,634 more words

The Ramblings of a Child with no Parental Supervision

In the field lay the bitternuts,
surrounded by buttercups.
Vines danced lilting jitter bugs,
whilst honouring the sutterfuts.

The moon has gone zubzub
and the flies try not to budwub. 122 more words

Lewis Carroll and the British Parliament

That great institution the House of Commons meets in a room that doesn’t have enough seats for all its members (called MPs–Members of Parliament).

A good part of the time, this is fine, because most debates take place before an almost empty chamber. 618 more words

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