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12 Dec 18
Stair na hÉireann/History of Ireland

The greeting for ‘Happy Christmas’ in Irish is Nollaig Shona Duit or Nollaig Shona Daoibh (plural), the literal translation of this is ‘Happy Christmas to you’. If ‘Nollaig, Shona, Duit/Daoibh’ was literally translated, word for word, into English, it would be “Christmas, happy, to you”. Christmas is also a time for remembering the dead in […]

12 Dec 18
Moline Library Adult Services

It is a truth universally acknowledged that bibliophiles love hot beverages, so give the gift of literary tea to the bookworm in your life. Looking for a special blend inspired by your best friend’s favorite author? A bookish tea infuser for your teacher? The perfect punny novel-tea tin for yourself? No matter the occasion, we’ve […]

12 Dec 18
Ashley Legacy

Dear readers, First of all, I should probably introduce myself. My name is Johanna, I am German and I spent a semester in Moncton, NB, Canada, where I met my lovely friend Ashley who is the owner of this blog. I can say that I am incredibly honoured to have been asked to contribute to […]

12 Dec 18
Modernist Journals

Introduction:  The Little Review is a literary magazine which ran for nearly fifteen years. Margaret Anderson began the magazine in 1914 in Chicago. From these humble beginnings and with the help of Ezra Pound, the Little Review became a true transatlantic collaboration, celebrating the modernist artists and writers of the 20th century. The magazine published […]

12 Dec 18
The More I Write

Every time I make coffee on a cold afternoon, my mother stands next to me. We watch the first splash of boiling water dampen the paper cone and soften the grains of coffee. Our shared breath breathes in the winter aroma. We wait patiently to pour more water, tempering our eagerness. And I see my […]

12 Dec 18
Daily Office Asia-Pacific

Satan uses all power, signs, lying wonders, and every kind of wicked deception for those who are perishing, because they refused to love the truth and so be saved. Watch, for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or at cockcrow, or in the […]

12 Dec 18
Israel Breaking News

BREAKING: Two Muslim terrorists behind the shooting attack near the Jewish community of Ofra in the Binyamin area, were shot, neutralized and arrested by elite undercover forces near the Arab village of Surda in the Ramallah area. According to Arab reports, one of the terrorists, Salah Barghouti, a member of the Barghouti clan of  Muslim […]

12 Dec 18
Parks, Scares and Glitter

Well where to start,My name is Dan Thorpe and I’m the newest member of the team at Parks,Scares and Glitter, But you may know me as The Villages evil scarecrow leader, The Dark Reverend Bloodhusk. This is my second FV Show after Interieur and anticipation has been here, But taking infomation from Amber I decided […]

12 Dec 18
Lowmiller Consulting Group Blog

Journalists and rights groups rallied in downtown Yangon on Wednesday to mark the one-year anniversary of the detention of two Reuters journalists, who are serving seven-year sentences for reporting on a massacre of Rohingya by the military in Myanmar. Protest organisers handed out flyers and shirts that read “Journalism is not a crime!” and called […]

12 Dec 18
Joan's Rome

I spent a wonderful morning at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas with Fr. Benedict Croell, a Dominican friar originally from Colorado who is now the university’s Director of Development and Mission Advancement. The university is known in Rome as the “Angelicum,” a reference to the title “Angelic Doctor” given to the one of […]

12 Dec 18
English fancies

A mysterious stranger, Griffin, arrives at the local inn of the English village of Iping during a snowstorm. The stranger wears a long-sleeved, thick coat and gloves, his face hidden entirely by bandages except for a fake pink nose and a wide-brimmed hat. He is excessively irritable and unfriendly. He demands to be left alone […]

12 Dec 18
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12 Dec 18
STUFA A PELLET

  Aperitif in Verona Discover the most suitable aperitifs in Verona for you. Find the perfect place to give yourself a happy hour with friends, colleagues or whoever you want. Start the evening sipping your favorite drink accompanied by a rich and tasty aperitif! Take a break from the daily routine and enjoy the best […]

12 Dec 18
Morcott Village Website

Our Christmas 2018 services at St Mary the Virgin Church are: Carols at the Crib on Sunday 16 December at 11am. It is a service of readings and favourite carols, suitable for all ages (no Holy Communion). The crib will be blessed, and the short service is followed by Christmas refreshments. All welcome! Christmas Mass […]

12 Dec 18
Don't wait until the door knocks you down.

October 28th, 1973. A week since I commenced this letter and for the first time in many a day’s I’ve attempted to read my own writing – iti’s impossible. I really don’t know how you manage. It seems to be a combination of yours Dad, Auntie Nonie’s and Erna’ s — I’m sure you couldn’t […]

12 Dec 18
Կարինե Գոմցյան

In the UK (or Great Britain), families often celebrate Christmas together, so they can watch each other open their presents! Most families have a Christmas Tree (or maybe even two!) in their house for Christmas. The decorating of the tree is usually a family occasion, with everyone helping. Christmas Trees were first popularised the UK by Prince […]