I miss my biggest heart
It wasn't until her death, in 1886, that the true scale of Emily Dickinson 's profound poetry was both discovered and appreciated ...
It's difficult to overstate my love for this wonderful letter of thanks, written in 1982 by the late Jack Lemmon . It was sent to fri...
There was a war, a great war, and now it is over
On November 11th of 1918, the First World War effectively came to an end with the signing of the armistice —an agreement between Allied a...
Letters of Note on NPR
Dear All, Last week in the US, NPR aired a really lovely Letters of Note series that was recorded a short while ago, in which a few peo...
Hello! The Lists of Note book is out today and can now be found in shops across the UK. I'm VERY excited. A few things: 1. The sp...
In 1400, a middle-aged Welshman named Owain Glyndŵr spearheaded the Glyndŵr Rising —an ultimately unsuccessful but initially promising in...
View web version