Category Archives: royalty

What’s a Princess Anyway?


When I was really little, I studied Disney cartoons with a fierce curiosity. Convinced that they contained within them the secret to becoming a princess, I watched them religiously. I determined that the only true qualification (besides being born into royalty … Continue reading

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6 Things to Consider Before Deciding to Conquer other Countries


I love history, and what I love most about it is that it’s just a series of stories. If you read it right, it’s a how-to guide for global politics or maybe it’s more apt to call it a how-not-to … Continue reading

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I Cannot Believe I Haven’t Written One About Tea Yet


It took me 5 minutes to type the title because my clumsy caffeine fingers kept screwing it up. Tea is love. Drinking tea at work earlier, I came to a realization. The feeling I have when drinking a good cuppa … Continue reading

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Lie to me, Please


I live a lie. “What’s  your name?” he shouted over the crowd and the rap beat, bumping up through the soles of our feet and rattling our rib cages. “Uh, Lucy.” I answer with a coy smile. “Like in the … Continue reading

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Things you Could Find out from Wikipedia, but Happily Read Here Instead


1. The glorious honor of the shortest war in history goes to the Anglo-Zanzibar War, which lasted a grand total of 38 minutes. The French taunting in Monty Python and the Holy Grail lasted nearly that long. 2. On the … Continue reading

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I Get the Best Spam Email or Why I’m starting to Wonder if I’m a Time Traveler


About two years ago I got an email with the subject, “Ants you to entreat the Blesse.” With an opener like that I just had to open it. Viruses, be damned.  I’m too lazy to type the whole thing, but … Continue reading

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