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X is for 'X marks the spot'

Arrrrrghhhh! It’s a pirate post fer shur, there mateys, after yer diamonds and doubloons and treasures of all sorts, arrrrrghhhh!

What can I say, I was really stuck for an ‘x’. 694 more words

A To Z Challenge

New Course: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Key Information:

Name: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Tutor: Professor Nick Groom (Professor of English, University of Exeter)

Modules: 5

Module List:

  1. Language
  2. The Gothic…
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Motivational Monday: Plant those seeds . . .

This one feels especially true for writers. Our toil is like an iceberg. readers see the finished product, but that’s just a small portion of all we do on a daily basis to reach the dream of publication. 30 more words

Motivational Monday

Vanguard Way: words and photos

At the beginning og this month I took the opportunity of a four-day week-end to walk from London to the South coast of England by following the Vanguard Way. 708 more words


QUOTE: Robert Louis Stevenson

“I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.”  ~ Robert Louis Stevenson

As the weather gets warmer and summer edges ever nearer, I feel an overwhelming urge to move.

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Black Sails, S01E03: III.; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Originally aired 8 February 2014
Written by Jonathan E. Steinberg & Robert Levine
Directed by Neil Marshall

Starring Toby Stephens, Hannah New, Luke Arnold, Zach McGowan, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Tom Hopper, and Mark Ryan… 1,605 more words


What was Mr. Hyde hiding?

As a companion piece to my previous entry regarding hidden sexuality, I felt I should also comment on another story that has the same theme.  Reading Robert Louis Stevenson’s… 375 more words