King Richard III will be reburied at the Leicester Cathedral , Leicestershire, UK on March 26, 2015.
Coming to the USA – January 6, 2013. We can hardly wait.
We’ve been savoring the reruns of Series 1 and Series 2 to while away the time until Maggie Smith meets Shirley MacLaine.
The UK followers – please don’t spill the beans about Series 3.
Love, Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham (Maggie Smith) – one of her looks is enough to scare a burglar.
Matthew and Mary are preparing for their marriage – or are they?
Bates must be rescued from prison – or Anna will be despondent.
Is Mrs. O’Brien getting soft?
Have a cup of tea and let’s get on with it!
Writing is love and is compelling. The torturous path of publishing and selling is an added negative. Yet, in today’s world, the author must do marketing. It is not a natural road.
Many writers are loners. Barricaded in their lairs, they only come out at the end of 1,000 words. When writing consumes most of the hours in a day, how must they find time to market their wares as well?
Some writers, it is true, are extroverts and marketing thrusts them on a welcoming stage. But for others, cramming marketing into a full writing day is exhausting.
#ASMSG I felt like a school boy with a first crush not a man of maturity. It was really my first time in love. My late wife Sylvia never moved me as did Madeleine Pelletier. Chapter One Terra Feliz.
#ASMSG “When I first saw Madeleine Pelletier, I lost all composure. Never in my life have I lost my bearings as I did at that time.” Richard Leighton.
Madeleine waited for the carriage. She knew that no young hero was coming to rescue her, only Richard Leighton, her Aunt Isabel’s friend, was arriving. Chapter one Terra Feliz
Take a pack of playing cards, glance at the suit and number of the first ten cards as you deal them face down, then see how many you can remember correctly. Increase the number of cards daily.
Glance around a room for 15 seconds, then make a list of everything you saw. Or put 30 small assorted objects on a tray, glance at them for 15 seconds, then see how many you can recall. (anonymous)
In semi-darkness, look at a candle flame for a few seconds, then close your eyes and visualize the flame for 60 seconds. Exclude all other thoughts. For variety, visualize other objects.
If you can read and write, you’re free or can fight for your freedom. Danny Boyle, Artistic Director, London Olympics