Charles Dickens

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Name: Charles Dickens
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Denis Kilcommons: Middle age arrived and I was aware of the end of time

Funnily enough, time as a concept no longer bothers me. We are all on the same journey; we all have a finite amount of time.When I was 18 I was immortal. I never used to think about the passing of time, even though time structures our lives.At school, ... [Published Huddersfield Daily Examiner - 40 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Portsmouth United Kingdom

In the ceremonial county of Hampshire you will find the city of Portsmouth. Portsmouth is located on the south coast of England. Interestingly enough you will find that this city is known to be the only island city in the whole of England and it can be ... [Published Discounted Hotel Rooms - 3 hours ago]
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Auditions set for ‘A Christmas Carol’ at HFAC

Houston Family Arts Center will hold open auditions for Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Open auditions are Oct. 2 and 4. Callbacks will be Oct. 5 by invitation only.Audition appointments can be made at http://bit.ly/HFACAuditionDetail .Charles Dickens’ ... [Published Cypress Creek Mirror - 8 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

COLUMN: The Obscure Alcove 'Check out the classics'

“It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better place that I go to than I have ever known.”  Would reading this final line from A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens compel you to read this piece of classic literature ... [Published The LaRue County Herald News - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Charles Dickens
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What Laika's Travis Knight learned from his dad

On Friday, Hillsboro-based stop-motion animation studio Laika Inc. will celebrate the U.S. release of its third feature film, "The Boxtrolls," which the company likes to describe as a cross between Charles Dickens and Monty Python.We sat down with CEO ... [Published Portland Business Journal - 12 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Big History Weekend

Local Liverpool and Merseyside history will be explored through a fascinating and educational weekend of events when St George's Hall presents The on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 October.Throughout the weekend visitors will get the opportunity to explore Liverpool ... [Published Noodls - 17 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Bah Humbug!

by Arianna WalkerWe all know the classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge – the epitome of selfishness – the quintessential mean-spirited, miserly, narcissistic old man. However, as this timeless Charles Dickens story unfolds, (every year around this time of ... [Published Liberti - 21 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

The Song of the Wreck

Posted on Monday 22nd September 2014Dr Caroline Radcliffe  has reconstructed the music and words to " " by Charles Dickens.Dickens set new words to the ballad "Little Nell" by George Linley and Charlotte Young for his daughter Mary to sing in Wilkie Collins's ... [Published University of Birmingham - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Granny was the original avid reader of the family

My grandmother could outread your grandmother.Well, maybe not.But not many of our grandmothers would have put together a 53-book strong list of works read in 1916.Elizabeth (Lysbeth) Henrietta Crerar, of Perth County, did just that at 17. Her 1916 literary ... [Published London Free Press - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Kent days out: 20+ special things to do

Whether you want to squelch through wetland wilderness or lap up views of Dover's chalky cliffs from a lighthouse, this coastal county has both and more for intrepid explorers Outdoor pursuits Follow in the footsteps of Napoleonic prisoners of war near ... [Published Allaboutyou.com - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Retired North Derbyshire men to hear about secret life of famous author

Talks on DNA and The Secret Life of Charles Dickens will be held at the Dronfield Probus Club for retired men on Wednesdays, October 1 and 15.Meetings take place at the Contact Club, Snape Hill Lane, from 9.45am. ... [Published Sheffield Star - Sep 21 2014]
Entities: Charles Dickens, DNA
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Entrepreneur: Cities by the sea

You know how Charles Dickens, in A Tale of Two Cities starts with ‘it was the best of times, it was the worst of times?’ Well fast forward from his story set in the turbulent times of the French Revolution, to present-day Karachi.You must be wondering ... [Published DAWN Group - Sep 21 2014]

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Denis Kilcommons: Middle age arrived and I was ... [Published Huddersfield Daily Examiner - 40 mins ago]
Find garden inspiration under the covers [Published Jersey Evening Post - 44 mins ago]
Portsmouth United Kingdom [Published Discounted Hotel Rooms - 3 hours ago]
What’s on for Tuesday, September 23, 2014 [Published Portsmouth Today - 5 hours ago]
Auditions set for ‘A Christmas Carol’ at HFAC [Published Cypress Creek Mirror - 8 hours ago]
COLUMN: The Obscure Alcove 'Check out the class... [Published The LaRue County Herald News - 11 hours ago]
What Laika's Travis Knight learned from his dad [Published Portland Business Journal - 12 hours ago]
SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: BBC Simpson's 70th - com... [Published Mail Online UK - 13 hours ago]
For Peggotty, out of Little Compton, a historic... [Published EastBayRI - 15 hours ago]
Big History Weekend [Published Noodls - 17 hours ago]
A linguist’s history of the foods you love [Published VOX.com - 18 hours ago]
Bah Humbug! [Published Liberti - 21 hours ago]
The Song of the Wreck [Published University of Birmingham - 22 hours ago]
Leading Bulgarian translator of English literat... [Published The Sofia Globe - 23 hours ago]
Shepherd Neame Brewery in Faversham given royal... [Published Kent Business - Sep 22 2014]
Letters September 22 2014 [Published Fiji Sun - Sep 22 2014]
Winter Looms. [Published London Irvine Report - Sep 22 2014]
What’s on for Monday, September 22, 2014 [Published Portsmouth Today - Sep 22 2014]
Today in SouthCoast - 5:28 pm [Published South Coast Today - Sep 22 2014]
Granny was the original avid reader of the family [Published London Free Press - Sep 22 2014]
Kent days out: 20+ special things to do [Published Allaboutyou.com - Sep 22 2014]
Thoughts on a Monday Morning: A time for gratitude [Published Marianas Variety - Sep 21 2014]
Changing reading preferences and social media [Published Arab News - Sep 21 2014]
Retired North Derbyshire men to hear about secr... [Published Sheffield Star - Sep 21 2014]
WV Travel Team: Finding fall [Published Charleston Gazette - Sep 21 2014]
Auditions to be held for Christmas show [Published Matlock Mercury - Sep 21 2014]
Entrepreneur: Cities by the sea [Published DAWN Group - Sep 21 2014]
Stage Listings: Sept. 19 to 25, 2014 [Published Northeast Pennsylvania Weekender - Sep 20 2014]
What’s on for Saturday, September 20 and Sunday... [Published Portsmouth Today - Sep 20 2014]
Prep football: Biloxi overcomes halftime defici... [Published Mississippi Press - Sep 20 2014]
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Winter Looms. [Published London Irvine Report - Sep 22 2014]
br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> Baltic Dry Index. 1075  -14 LIR Gold Target in 2019: $30,000.  Revised due to QE programs. "If the financial system goes down, our business is going down and, trust me, yours and everyone else's is going ...
Convoluted residency law makes no sense [Published Greenspace - Sep 18 2014]
To steal from Charles Dickens, "The law is an ass." ...
Are You Spending Money the Right Way? [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 18 2014]
It isn’t how much you earn that makes you rich, it’s how much you keep — your net worth. And it isn’t how much you are worth that makes you happy; it’s what you spend it on. Charles Dickens’s fabled Ebenezer Scrooge embodied this truth. He was very ...
Charles Dickens Bumps Into a Twisted Thriller i... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Sep 17 2014]
Sarah Waters, the Undisputed Queen of British Historical Lesbian Fiction, Turns Darkby Paul Constant If you've read any of Sarah Waters's novels—Fingersmith and Tipping the Velvet are personal favorites—you know what to expect from The Paying Guests (Riverhead ...
Over at Equitable Growth: The Best Example of W... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Sep 15 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth: As best as I have been able to determine, the thinking among the executives and editors of the Washington Post who commissioned and published this piece back in September 2008 was roughly: "We need to publish an economy-is-actually-in-good-shape ...
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The Humor Code [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 02 2014]
Dickens biopic premieres in London [Published Reuters Video: Entertainment - Jan 28 2014]
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