Tag Archives: sociology

Shameful Vintage Books About Homosexuality

This came across my Google feed for vintage books. Not sure what appalls me more: The “authors” of these books that obviously cared more about their wallets than their morals; or, the torn, confused young people that faced a hostile, … Continue reading

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Medieval Costume Needs Good Girdle Book

Thinking medieval this Halloween? If you want to dress the part of a monk, judge or noble from the Middle Ages, and be authentic, then you must put your girdle on; that is, a girdle book, from the less widely … Continue reading

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Connect the Blogs: Indonesia’s Orange Rose

One of the great advantages to blogging is the chance to connect with people from all over the world. Some from far-away lands and cultures that I can only dream to lay feet upon. One such blogger is Yuna in … Continue reading

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