Melissa Thomas

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A medieval castle – that floats?

St Michael’s Mount, located half a mile south off the Cornish coast, can be accessed on foot – but only at low tide.<p><b>Fraternal forts</b><br>Many travellers have heard of Mont St-Michel, the fortified medieval monastery perched on an island in Normandy, France, that you can walk to when the tide is out. More …


24 dead in Mexico petrochemical plant blast, 8 still missing

COATZACOALCOS, Mexico (AP) — The death toll from an explosion that ripped through a petrochemical plant on Mexico's southern Gulf coast is now 24, …


The Stoic: 9 Principles to Help You Keep Calm in Chaos

Observing individuals who lead a creative life, we can identify elements of expertise, grit, an understanding, and passion. What’s easy to overlook …



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8 Grand Yet Forgotten Profane Expressions

Recently, I stumbled across Dorothy Rose Blumberg’s <i>Whose What?,</i> a book of “the American Language’s” strangest possessive axioms, like “Adam’s Apple” …

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