Monthly Archive: June 2015

Jun 28

A Woman Wrote Shakespeare

In Brief—The evidence points to Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke, as being the true author of the plays and sonnets of Shakespeare despite the claims of other proponents. ————————————————————————————————————————————- ”Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.” (Twelfth Night) Edward De Vere, Francis Bacon, Christopher Marlowe, William Stanley and …

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Jun 21

From Mud Through Fire to Beauty

In Brief—A trip down memory lane about the making of a potter and the pieces that were produced along the road. Though the potters will fade into time, the pots will live on. ————————————————————————————————————————- NOTE:   As I said at the beginning of my Japan blog, I will be adding photos to occasional blog pieces. This …

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Jun 14

Reminiscences and Lessons of Japan, Part 2

In Brief— Reminiscences of Japan and the experiences of a couple of westerners in a different culture. Photos, too. Part 2 of 2. ———————————————————————————————————————————- IMPORTANT NOTE!   As I said in Part 1, to liven up my blog, I am adding photos to occasional blog pieces. This is the first. Thanks to Pinterest, you will get …

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Jun 07

Reminiscences and Lessons of Japan, Part 1

In Brief—Reminiscences of Japan and the experiences of a couple of westerners in a different culture. Photos, too. Part 1 of 2. ———————————————————————————————————————————— IMPORTANT NOTE!   To liven up my blog, I am adding photos to selected blog pieces on occasion. This is the first. Thanks to Pinterest, you will get to enjoy some of the …

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