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The Bluebottle Boys – Bethany, Part 1 (Section 3 of 4)

Bethany

The Bluebottle Boys – Chapter 11, Part 3 – Solihull, late March 1962: Bethany, Part 1 (Section 3 of 4) [The featured picture is of a portion of the trail leading to/away from Ravenshaw Ford.] “But how now, where might Stan be?” Bethany said, anxious to change the subject. “Not permitted t’ be near me,” […]

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The Bluebottle Boys – Solihull, late March 1962: Bethany

Bethany

The Bluebottle Boys – Solihull, late March 1962: Bethany [The featured picture is of a portion the area of Ravenshaw Ford that Bethany is said to haunt. This photo was shot in early spring; add a bit of snow, and it would be just about right for the setting depicted in this chapter. By summer, […]

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The Bluebottle Boys – Solihull, 1962: Bethany, Part 1 (Section 1 of 4)

Bethany

The Bluebottle Boys – Solihull, 1962: Bethany, Part 1 (Section 1 of 4) [The featured picture is of the bridge over Ravenshaw Ford] I was no longer grounded; neither was Ian. Our parents lifted the sentence Friday evening. On Saturday morning, after I’d stashed my guitar in the boot of the Tippins’ Bentley, the driver […]

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The Bluebottle Boys – Birmingham: Penance (Section 2 of 3)

Bluebottle Boys

The Bluebottle Boys – Birmingham: Penance (Section 2 of 3) [The featured photograph is of the kind of meeting room larger churches tended to have in the 1860s-70s.] D.S. Higgins met us at the gate. With him was a tall, gangling priest with lank, straw-colored, somewhat thinning hair and an open, friendly countenance. He looked […]

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The Bluebottle Boys – Birmingham, 23 March 1962: Penance and Father Fitzgerald

Father Fitzgerald

The Bluebottle Boys – Chapter 10, Part 3 – Birmingham, 23 March 1962: Penance and Father Fitzgerald (Section 2 of 3) [The featured picture is of a rectory parlour much like the one Father Fitzgerald would have had.] “At the end of the hallway to the left is a small parlour,” Father Fitzgerald said. ” […]

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The Bluebottle Boys: Edgbaston & Birmingham, 23 March 1962: Penance (Section 1 of 3)

Penance

The Bluebottle Boys – Chapter 10, Part 1 – Edgbaston & Birmingham, 23 March 1962: Penance (Section 1 of 3) [The featured photograph is of a church and rectory much like St. Ita’s.] “I can’t believe you said that,” Ian said. “Warstone Lane Cemetery – are you nuts?” We were outside hearing range of anyone […]

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Happy Birthday Alice Pleasance Liddell. An Excerpt from My e-book Tribute to the Girl from Wonderland.

Alice

Happy Birthday Alice Pleasance Liddell.  An Excerpt from My e-book Tribute to the Girl from Wonderland. It’s the fourth of May – and happy 165th birthday to Alice Pleasance Liddell. “Who?” I hear some of you asking. And, well you might, for many people don’t know there was an actual girl (named Alice) who inspired […]

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Live Streaming: How to grow your business online with Steven Healy

Live Streaming

Live Streaming: How to grow your business online with Steven Healy This is the show that invites some of the top Passionistas in the world to share their passion and how they are making a living doing what they love. Today Caren Glasser talks with Steven Healy all about live streaming. He is a business […]

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SNEAK PREVIEW! Second of a Two-part Glimpse into “The Bluebottle Boys” (Volume Two)

Sneak Preview

SNEAK PREVIEW! Second of a Two-part Glimpse into “The Bluebottle Boys” (Volume Two) [This is the second part of the excerpt from The Bluebottle Boys (Volume Two), relating to Moseley Bog. At the point where it ends, Reggie is headed into the Bog, but it will be an “alternative” sort of Bog, with many more […]

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At the Helm of a Successful Life: An interview with Captain Sandy Yawn

Sandy Yawn

At the Helm of a Successful Life: An interview with Captain Sandy Yawn Many of you know that I was on Bravo’s popular reality TV show Below Deck Mediterranean. Since then I’ve kept in touch with some of the crew which you can read about here. When I learned that this season’s show was casting […]

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