Monthly Archives: December 2016

The Future

So much of my blog has been about the past and I suppose that is because it’s something that I understand. The future is something which I won’t have a chance of understanding, at least until I’ve reached it or … Continue reading

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The Origins of Boxing Day

Growing up today was one of the days my extended family used to celebrate Christmas. However for many years I wondered at the strange name it had been given. I never saw people fighting and that was the only definition of … Continue reading

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On Historical Fiction

If you’ve been reading this blog for a little while I’m sure that you’ve picked up on two of my greatest interests – reading and history. So I get the best of both worlds when I read historical fiction. With … Continue reading

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That Place You Love

We all have that place don’t we? A spot we love and where we can go and feel at peace. Those places are so lovely to be at, yet they are too often taken for granted. I don’t know how … Continue reading

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Lover of Learning

I love learning. I love the process of learning new things. The way my brain can soak up all these new facts. But the thing is, sometimes I learn about things which I’m not really interested in. I love learning, … Continue reading

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Tolerance

The idea for this post has been stewing in my head for quite a while, but it’s taken me a while to know how I wanted to write about it. (Fun Fact: it was one of the first ideas I had.) Then … Continue reading

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