Monthly Archives: August 2015

Meanings Lost in Time

Idioms and Sayings This is a pilot for a weekly feature on the above as an interesting aspect of the English language. English is the standard means of expression here but lots of bloggers are dealing with a second language so … Continue reading

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FEMALE EQUALITY

Hatsepsut Research on the only female Egyptian pharaoh for THE RIVER THROUGH For twenty years, despite opposition from the priesthood, Hat-Sep-Sut ascended to the throne as pharaoh to bring Egypt into a new golden age. Her name means Foremost of … Continue reading

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The Brain is a Sensitive Instrument

Anyone who has experienced the slow wasting away of a loved one to Alzheimer’s or watched an empty shell swimming without purpose as the family look on, will know of the pain. Am I alone in wondering what causes the … Continue reading

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I Saw Happiness and Sadness

On a wordpress course to increase my effectiveness in commenting is the journey I took today and its been a roller coaster ride through the many emotions of an inter-nation of lovely people. Dips and dives through darkness and light … Continue reading

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The Lady in the Chamber

A recent investigation has raised the possibility of a hidden compartment in Tutankamun’s tomb that may hold secrets about Nefertiti, (his mother or step-mother.) As the wife of a disgraced pharaoh her right to a royal burial would have been … Continue reading

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August is Aglow

    WordPress Blogging University Course   a meeting of light in a chat room who would have thought to look there? a big surprise in fifteen parts:- the glove of an oven in heaven in hearts

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Lonely?

I’m part of a large family circle and have a social life that’s busy enough to keep me in touch with friends, so I’m not lonely. But there are lots of people who are and some of them could be bloggers, … Continue reading

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Let there be light

Visions of the celestial vaults appear in some form in all of my novels. The cosmos is an inspiration for my poetry too: Solar Leaps a pouring of red gold tipped from the setting sun guided by the mirror of … Continue reading

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