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I live in a beautiful Lancashire village where a river passes under Victorian arches, winding past the ruins of a medieval abbey, and my place of birth - Pendle Hill - sits quietly in the near distance, filled with ghosts. History reverberates around me... my own, and that of the many other misfits who have also called this place Home. I feel at peace here.
Aren't I the lucky one?
The Bear is getting excited about Boobs. The reason for this excitement is because we’re working with the wonderful (and seemingly indefatigable) Shrewsbury artist, Sam
July 28, 2013 // 0 Comments
“Ah, drink again This river that is the taker-away of pain, And the giver-back of beauty!” – Edna St. Vincent Millay Why do writers drink? asks Blake
July 21, 2013 // 2 Comments
So, Charles Krafft – his Disasterware, including seemingly sardonic anti-Nazi ceramic creations, hailed as iconic for years – is outed as a Holocaust denier. Red faces
March 12, 2013 // 0 Comments
A Guardian article discusses the volume of unread books and the merits of the blank page: http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/booksblog/2013/feb/18/unread-unreadable-books The
February 20, 2013 // 2 Comments
Phædriades – the shining ones – a pair of cliffs enclosing the sacred site of Delphi, centre of the Hellenic world, and place of Apollo’s temple where
February 14, 2013 // 5 Comments
Although politicians play lip service to our right to freedom of expression, political censorship in the West exists, is growing, and must be resisted. The latest examples
January 30, 2013 // 0 Comments