Activism

Laurence Cadbury

Everybody I know has heard about Cadbury’s Chocolates – but this letter entry piqued my interest. I found this on www.whitefeatherdiaries.org.uk. The white feather diaries is a social media storytelling project marking the centenary of World War I. It offers an insight into overlooked aspects of war: resistance to killing and the relief of suffering. This diary entry I stumbled across was eloquently penned by Laurence Cadbury. Laurence was a Quaker engineer from Birmingham. As the son of George Cadbury,…

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Procrastination

Where Would I Like To Holiday In 2015?

Prague is a city steeped in history both known and otherwise, and the darker side of the Czech capitol’s past is brought to light in evocative displays at The Museum of Alchemists and Magicians of Old Prague, which looks at some of the famous dabblers in the dark arts that have called the city home. As king of much of eastern Europe and eventually Holy Roman Emperor during the 16th century, Rudolf II was not…

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