Moving House …

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Caroline by Sarah Miller

When he wanted to take her and their two little daughters (and Caroline was then pregnant again) away from their cozy home among family in the Big Woods of Wisconsin, and go adventuring out onto…

Getting to know my father

I assume because they were his favourites. Davies) or mystical (W. The war in Europe had ended and the war against Japan would end in August. He was, after all, a young man. These lines…

Antonia White’s Frost in May

View all posts by Kate → There are routine, deliberate suppressions, of the girls’ love for their friends, and of their natural talents, always with the intent of diverting unsanctioned passions for the tangible and…

Walking by Henry David Thoreau

He mentions slavery(Thoreau was an abolitionist) and women’s rights and marvels at the recent discovery of dinosaur fossils. From its length, the lecture must have lasted at least 2 or 3 hours, but then people…

A hundred years on: Trotsky on 1917

It was easy to imagine empty night-time Petersburg, faintly lit, permeated by the autumn maritime winds. People called constantly, about major and minor things. There was a telephone kiosk in the big, empty room next…

Whither Vulpes Libris?

And those ten years have been quite extraordinary ones for all of the Book Foxes – both the founder members and those who joined us later in the journey – because Leena created not only…

What VL Has Meant to Me

Related I only knew one other person in the group, Moira, but I tried to be brave about the others. So when Comrade Kirsty decided to write about the band Kiss, I was appalled. That…

Birds Art Life by Kyo Maclear

She also finds the underlying sadness that can occur, quoting Meghan Daum “Every day on earth is a minefield of animal tragedies.” Woven through her increasing interest in birds are family memories, introspection and philosophy….

Old English with Mandy and Paul of ClickityLit

5. Related One comment on “Old English with Mandy and Paul of ClickityLit” Kate October 3, 2017 HWAET? Needless to say, you have been violently deprived of your head. Share this:TwitterFacebookPinterestEmailPrintGoogleLike this:Like Loading… You are a…