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They’re Changing Guard At Buckingham Palace … Celebrating AA Milne

January 18 marks the birthday of author AA Milne. He is best known as the creator of Winnie The Pooh, but the thing I remember him for most is his collection of poems¬†When We Were Very Young.¬† I grew up … Continue reading

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Rudyard Kipling’s If – In Memory Of My Grandfather

I’ve been thinking about this poem a lot since Remembrance Sunday. I love the sentiment and it holds a very special place in my heart because I read it out, along with my cousin James, at my grandmother’s funeral. Most … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr National Memorial

Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope This is the Martin Luther King Jr National Memorial in Washington DC. Of all those memorials on the Mall, this was the most poignant for me. When travelling around Tennessee … Continue reading

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Life is worth living as long as there’s a laugh in it – LM Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables No related posts.

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