Doctor Who, History, Quotable

Doctor Who Wednesdays # 45 on Friday

"1941. Right now, not very far from here, the German war machine is rolling up the map of Europe. Country, after country, falling like dominos. Nothing can stop it - nothing. Until one tiny, damp little island says 'no'. 'No. Not here.' A mouse in front of a lion. You're amazing, the lot of you.… Continue reading Doctor Who Wednesdays # 45 on Friday

History, NaBloPoMo 2013

100 Years Ago: A Post for Remembrance Day

I look out my window and wonder what this world was like 100 years ago. There were no computers, fewer cars, no cellphones, no internet, no televisions. Letters were popular, as were newspapers and radios. Snapshot cameras were just beginning to make an appearance in the general population. And there was no memory of the… Continue reading 100 Years Ago: A Post for Remembrance Day

History, NaBloPoMo 2013

What about today?

"Remember, Remember the fifth of November." I have to admit, I don't generally remember Guy Fawkes night until I see my friends posting about it on Facebook on the morning of the fifth. I know the basics of what Guy Fawkes day/night commemorates, but not a lot pas that. So, needless to say, this post… Continue reading What about today?