Britain

Aug 102012
 
CYMRU

One of the best books I have ever read, one of only two I have read more than once, is Sharon Penman’s historical novel about the submission of Wales to the English:  Here Be Dragons. I loved this book so much, that when I finished it I lay in bed staring at the ceiling for [read more …]

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Jul 282012
 
LONDON 2012:  OLYMPIC FLAME

The flame is coming! It’s been running all over Great Britain for months now, several thousands of miles and thousands more waving citizens, and today, on Olympic opening ceremony day, the Olympic torch is coming my way. Up the Thames. On a barge. Up the Thames on the Royal barge to the Tower Bridge, where [read more …]

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