TIME IN HAND: A SQUARE FOR BECKY B – Marilyn Armstrong

HOLDING TIME - A Square for Becky B Time in your hand? I used to collect old pocket watches, but over the years, I've given many of them away to people who could afford to repair them. It's very hard to find anyone who can fix a watch these days. It seems like clockmakers have disappeared along … Continue reading TIME IN HAND: A SQUARE FOR BECKY B – Marilyn Armstrong

“BEING THERE” – A MODERN DAY REVIEW – Garry Armstrong

Last night, Marilyn and I watched "Being There." We hadn't seen this comedy from 1979 in a long time, probably years. What a difference time has made! I recall seeing "Being There" when it opened. I enjoyed the farcical Hal Ashby film about a mentally challenged man who somehow influences high and mighty power brokers … Continue reading “BEING THERE” – A MODERN DAY REVIEW – Garry Armstrong

NINIANE, LADY OF THE LAKE – Reblog – Flint Johnson

TALLHWCH - The pursuit of history The first mention of either the Lady of the Lake or Ninian (Niniane, Vivian, etc.) is to be found in the late work Prose Merlin.  Her character remains much the same through to Sir Thomas Malory, who simply makes the story more complex.  In all the stories that name her Ninian … Continue reading NINIANE, LADY OF THE LAKE – Reblog – Flint Johnson