Parthenay was created by a serpent-tailed enchantress named Melusine ; a half mortal with the attributes of a mermaid. Throughout the Middle Ages, this fascinating figure was the subject of art, ...
Denise Langford have written this story about the cuckoo and in her opinion. The cuckoo is like a clock regardless of the weather and has always been associated with spring, so when I heard his ...
In the 1960’s the expression, “Are you part of the problem or part of the solution?” was frequently used when debating the answers to global problems not too dissimilar to today’s turmoil. Der Spiegel ...
With less than 100 days to go to the 2010 FIFA World Cup, nine cities in South Africa are preparing to host tourists from all across the globe. The most internationally recognized of these are ...
This year marks my tenth anniversary of moving to Amailloux in the Gatine. My husband and I had packed in our careers and sold our place near London in exchange for a gorgeous old house in the middle ...
As the Vancouver Winter Olympics approach both organizers and The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) are preparing for a much contested two week event. Already, even a few months before the games ...
“Keep young and beautiful. It’s your duty to be beautiful. Keep young and beautiful if you want to be loved.” This song has been around for a long time. We might laugh at its lyrics, but why do we ...
The art of tattooing has been around for a long time and it is still practised all over the world. Body art has graced a wide variety of people, from kings to sailors to rock stars. Tattoos have meant ...