The power of water

Margaret Atwood – born 1939 “Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress. Water is not a solid wall, it will not stop you. But water always goes where it wants to go, and nothing in the end canRead More →

A Scholar

Benjamin Franklin, 1706 – 1790 Benjamin Franklin, a ‘polymath‘ and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States, made significant contributions in various fields. Here are some highlights of his life and achievements Inventor and Scientist Franklin is renowned for his experiments with electricity. His famous kite experiment demonstratedRead More →

Rudolph

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer – Rudolph is usually depicted as the ninth and youngest of Santa Claus’s reindeer, using his luminous red nose to lead the reindeer team and guide Santa’s sleigh on Christmas Eve. Though Rudolph initially receives ridicule for his bright red nose, the brightness is so powerful that itRead More →

Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens 1812 – 1870 Charles John Huffam Dickens, 1812 – 1870 was an English novelist and social critic who created some of the world’s best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. Arguably, one of his best-known novels is: A Christmas Carol.Read More →