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Charles Dickens – A Christmas Carol – Stave Two, The First of the Three Spirits

Well, my schedule was thrown off a bit, but I’m back with the second installment.  The first of the three spirits is more commonly known as the Ghost of Christmas Past.  Of the three spirits, Christmas Past is the one that never looks right on screen.  Dickens says: It was a strange figure – like […]

Charles Dickens – A Christmas Carol – Stave One Marley’s Ghost

I have a Christmas tradition that I would like to share.  Every year, for the past twenty or so years, I have read A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.  I always read it over five nights, one stave per night, so I finish the book on Christmas Eve.  I don’t know exactly why I started […]