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Just two poems for a winter day . . .

Had I the heavens’ embroidered cloths, Enwrought with golden and silver light, The blue and the dim and the dark cloths Of night and light and the half-light, I would spread the cloths under your feet: But I, being poor, … Continue reading

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“She” by Henry Rider Haggard Part I

Have you read She?  Have you read He?  Have you read We? Those are current books about psychology and they’re what I ran into as I searched for a copy of She by Henry Rider Haggard– the old classic.  I … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Case of the Gilded Fly by Edmund Crispin

Ha!  What a lark! This book was a Christmas gift to me—it’s kind of a flashback to the mysteries of the thirties and forties–in the good old days of mystery. It was published in 1944 and was really written by … Continue reading

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