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Classics and Tea

He is made of classics and tea. He sits in a bistro falling in love with words–words that inflict hope that perhaps maidens still exist and seek gentlemen with sensitive hearts. 98 more words


Happy Memorial Day! Here, have a lovely poem by Lord Byron

Lord Byron is one of those poets everyone knows just a little bit about, but usually not enough to really get to know his work. So when I went to… 277 more words


Lord Byron (George Gordon): Darkness

I had a dream, which was not all a dream.
The bright sun was extinguish’d, and the stars
Did wander darkling in the eternal space, 653 more words

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Magma 61 hits the Street running

I’ve cracked and finally bought myself a two year subscription to Magma. It’s just too good a read to miss (use it or lose it!) 365 more words


stir too strongly the soul’s secret springs

“This makes the madmen who have made men mad
By their contagion! Conquerors and Kings,
Founders of sects and systems, to whom add
Sophists, Bards, Statesmen, all unquiet things… 49 more words


High House and its rich cast of characters

Have you ever wondered how Byron Parade in Corbets Tey Road came to be named after Lord Byron, one of Britain’s most famous poets? Or wanted to know what the site was before this 1930s shopping parade was built or who were the people who lived there?  2,495 more words