Critique of the Silence of the Girls

My first reaction to the idea that someone would try to retell the story of The Illiad seemed like a reckless enterprise – one doomed to fail because it seemed too difficult and a gigantic task, but in the early chapters I could see Pat Barker’s skill in telling the …

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making syrup in the 21st century

Each year Rodney and Lynn Willis find a new way to modernize and improve their small farm. But whatever kind of modernization they add, the process of turning sugar stalks into an award-winning line of syrups is largely the same as it has been for generations. Following:Sweet success: Belwood couple …

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Rail project receives $ 15,000 boost

Wide Bay member Llew O’Brien with Murgon Men’s Shed members, Secretary Allen Mitchell, Leo Geraghty, Keith Hatchett and President David Mollenhauer outside the restored 1918 wagon September 17, 2021 A grant of $ 15,000 from the federal government will help the Murgon Men’s Shed move forward with its historic railway …

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In the Market – Four in Galway City

10 The Crescent, Galway € 1.225m Sherry FitzGerald Galway (091) 569 123 he Crescent is one of Galway’s most distinguished neighborhoods, made up of 14 townhouses “making a notable contribution to the architectural heritage of the neighborhood”, as the NIAH points out. They’re a mix of ages and styles, but …

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Fall fun in Northeast Ohio

CLEVELAND (WJW) – Autumn is in the air. The Cleveland area is home to many farms, where you can make your pumpkin spice dreams come true. Check out our list of pumpkin fields, apple orchards, corn mazes and hay walks, sponsored by Goodwill. (Please check websites or call ahead for …

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