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Kitty Jay

I have visited the grave at least once before on Dartmoor.  You could easily miss it; save for a flash of colour at the side of the road and the elevated earth and stone that marks the resting place.  The … Continue reading

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The Red Barn Murder

They had tried to run away together at least twice before May.  This time it was going to happen.  She fumbled with the unaccustomed buttons of William’s shirt.  She was going to dress as a young man so that no … Continue reading

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Muse

Originally posted on Light & Shadow:
My beloved; Elusive one. Scent of Feral honey and Chocolate. Satin cloaked in Velvet. My heart Quickens When you Exhale. Words dance around you: Why, if, may I, when? Colours blend; In the gloaming.…

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A New Leaf…

It is almost a year since I came to the fork in the road and walked a new path.  I started this blog as a way to share my family papers and artifacts; to share my love of history.  My … Continue reading

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Greek Drama

It is the morning of the first day of the City Dionysia.  The event takes place in Athens, a city state on what is now mainland Greece. It is one of the most powerful cities in the Ancient world. This … Continue reading

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