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Fatal Attraction to Death: John Donne’s Words to Music by Benjamin Britten

Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so; For those whom thou think’st thou dost overthrow Die not, poor death, nor yet canst thou kill me. –John Donne   I began … Continue reading

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Meeting Positive, Impulsive, Generous, Opinionated & Energetic Jan Ruth

About Jan Ruth: Jan has written a collection of short stories and four full length novels; Wild Water, Midnight Sky, White Horizon and the latest title, Silver Rain. Jan has been writing for more than 30 years and despite various … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Tao

This day in the depth of winter in 1986, in the city of Chongqing, a wee baby boy was born, at 3.4 kilos, the bundle of joy was healthy, mature and his first cry on this earth, louder than anyone … Continue reading

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Meeting Jubilant, Gloomy & Indecisive Author Craig Wallwork

It’s been a while since I last published an interview, and today I’m delighted to introduce a UK based, fabulous fiction author Craig Walwork, whom I met in GoodReads recently. I have yet to read his books but one of … Continue reading

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