Weekly Photo Challenge : Monument

In this week’s challenge, show us your take on a monument (broadly defined). It could be a fresh angle on a well-known tourist site, or a place nobody knows outside your community. It doesn’t even have to be an official monument. A legendary coffeehouse, a churchyard cemetery, the remains of a treehouse you’d built as…

Grim Tales…

This weekend I have been gleefully listening to Phillip Pullman’s ‘Grimm Tales for Young and Old’. In this book he retells 50 classic fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm. I have almost finished and I have really enjoyed picking up on some of the major themes and plots. Here are just 10 observations I made…