Gladiators! And less violent events…

York certainly seems to be the place for interesting skeletons.  Thanks to Mark for the link to this Times Online article about a possible gladiator cemetery, and to Sandra for a link to the York Archaeological Trust web pages, cheerfully entitled, 'Romans lose their heads'. More to come from Channel 4, 9 pm next Monday … Continue reading Gladiators! And less violent events…

A Rant, a Rave and a Reflection on wRiting (eventually)

A visit from some cousins of the recently-departed flu bugs meant that after a few carols and some turkey, I celebrated most of this Christmas in a fixed location. It sounds like one of those exercises in learning a foreign language. Question: Where is Ruth? Answer: Ruth is... ON the sofa UNDER the duvet IN … Continue reading A Rant, a Rave and a Reflection on wRiting (eventually)