Monthly Archives: January 2016

A Raider Obsessed

Be Warned: Spoilers Ahoy!¬† Press¬†The Start Button This morning I started playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. I have had a tough week at work, and depending on how things go, times might be tougher in the future; so, I … Continue reading

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A. A. Milne b. 18.1.1882

One hundred and thirty-four years ago to-day, Mr Alan Alexander Milne was born. Thanks to him, of course, we have Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends in the 100 Acre Wood. Milne occupies a special place in my heart. I love his … Continue reading

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Kipling d. 18.1.36

Today marks the 80th anniversary of Rudyard Kipling’s death. I know his work more by reputation than by reading but nevertheless was still touched by an article on the BBC website (here) regarding the finding of his son’s grave. John … Continue reading

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