Category Archive: My Journeys and Travels

Pére Lachaise- Ed Mooney’s History Challenge

  Ed Mooney’s History Challenge– week 15 -The Famous Graves of Pere Lachaise  ( and history of a more recent century)- Pére Lachaise Cemetery was established in 1804 and was named for the… Continue reading

Skara Brae and the Maeshowe Tomb

For Ed Mooney’s great History Challenge on Wednesday- In the winter of 1850 a wild North Sea storm uncovered Neolithic ruins at Skaill Bay on the Orkney Islands of Scotland.  Further excavations and study determined that… Continue reading

A Remembrance Day Story (“The Great War”)

and a prayer for peace! As the media pay tribute to the Great War’s 100th anniversary 1914-1919 and Canada’s great sacrifice at Ypres, the Somme and Vimy Ridge here is a story from… Continue reading

Ed Mooney’s History Challenge- In the Jaws of Kukulkan

For Ed’s great weekly history challenge I am presenting a subject I have written about before so to those who have already read any of my previous posts about this fascinating civilization please forgive the redundancy… Continue reading

Monochrome Madnesses

I’m a bit late again but here is my offering (Da Vinci) to Leanne Coles wonderful gallery of images – and some monochrome travel images. Travelling leaves you speechless, then turns you into… Continue reading

Autumn Blaze

A Conflagration of colour! As he headed off down that autumn path to school I thought: “Set your life on fire. Seek those who fan your flames”  – Rumi   I used a… Continue reading

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  • the worlds of imagination

    The virtual pilgrim (SL)

    and the mysterious, immersive and very cerebral adventure and puzzle solving stories  of Rand Miller and Cyan’s “Myst.”  and Uru (not an mmorpg)

  • a virtual exhibit- through April

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