The F&C Blog — Words & Music

Going to Glastonbury Fayre?

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Going to Glastonbury Fayre?

This year the pyramid stage acts indicate the diversity of performers at the event nearly 50 years after it started and will include Stomzy, The Killers, The Cure, Janet Jackson, Miley Cyrus, Liam Gallagher and Lauren Hill.

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For Love of the Written Word

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For Love of the Written Word

Writing and reading stimulates our imagination, allows each one of us to create our own mental pictures, our own imagery from the words in front of us.

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Writing - Making a Mark

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Writing - Making a Mark

The symbols used in the majority of western written forms are those of the Roman or Etruscan alphabet.

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The Bloomsbury Group

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The Bloomsbury Group

At their core this upper middle-class set of English men and women consisted of 10 members.

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Silk: A Poem

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Silk: A Poem

by Stephanie Walker

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