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Jacobite Glasses, 18th century most often used for toasting Prince Charles Edward Stuart (“Bonnie Prince Charlie”). The Jacobites were supporters of the exiled King James II who abdicated in 1698, and of his descendants James Edward Stuart (the “Old Pretender”) and his son Charles Edward Stuart (the “Young Pretender”).

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Illustration for the Old-Man's-Beard Fairy for Flower Fairies of the Winter. A young boy fairy, facing right, cuddles down amongst the fluffy seeds.   Author / Illustrator Cicely Mary Barker

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Léon: The Professional - Luc Besson 1994 - DVD05747 -- "New York's top hit man becomes the unwilling guardian of his next-door neighbours' 12-year-old daughter and helps her track the psychotic agent who murdered her family so she can exact her revenge."

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from Brain Pickings

Philip Pullman Reimagines the Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm

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from thestar.com

Neil Young at 70: Ten things to know about the music icon

Neil Young at 70: Ten things to know about the music icon (Toronto Star 12 November 2015)

The Moon Goddess - Hecate, Greek Goddess of the Crossroads. Hecate was the only one of the Titans who Zeus allowed to retain authority after the Olympians had defeated them. She was given the position of being the guardian of the households and the protector of all that was newborn.

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from Woven Magic Books

Book Review: The Last Changeling by Chelsea Pitcher

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Neil Young's guitar Old Black (allegedly a 1953 Les Paul Goldtop) There she stands the greatest weapon of mass destruction in the western hemisphere!

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