TWENTY WEEKS OF BUZZ — Week 5

In the spring of 1992, Russell and Holmes fled their Sussex home pursued by American Sherlockians.  After May Morning in Oxford, they punted downstream and became separated. During the Twenty Weeks of Buzz, we will follow what happened to them next. The original documents will be posted each Friday on Laurie R. King’s blog Mutterings. A CASE IN CORRESPONDENCE – Part 5 (On stationery with … [Read more...]

TWENTY WEEKS OF BUZZ – Week 4

In the spring of 1992, Russell and Holmes fled their Sussex home pursued by American Sherlockians. After May Morning in Oxford, they punted downstream and became separated. During the Twenty Weeks of Buzz, we will follow what happened to them next. The original documents will be posted each Friday on Laurie R. King’s blog Mutterings. A CASE IN CORRESPONDENCE – Part 4 5 May Dear Mrs H, … [Read more...]

TWENTY WEEKS OF BUZZ – Week 3

In the spring of 1992, Russell and Holmes fled their Sussex home pursued by American Sherlockians.  After May Morning in Oxford, they punted downstream and became separated. During the Twenty Weeks of Buzz, we will follow what happened to them next. A CASE IN CORRESPONDENCE – Part 3 5 May Hello Billy, I hope you and the family are well?  I’ve lost Holmes again—I don’t suppose you have … [Read more...]

TWENTY WEEKS OF BUZZ – Week 2

In the spring of 1992, Russell and Holmes fled their Sussex home pursued by American Sherlockians. After May Morning in Oxford, they punted downstream and became separated. During the Twenty Weeks of Buzz, we will follow what happened to them next. A CASE IN CORRESPONDENCE - Part 2 4 May 1992 Dear Mrs Holmes, I opened the envelope with your post-card, but regret to say that Mr Holmes has not … [Read more...]

TWENTY WEEKS OF BUZZ – Week 1

In the spring of 1992, Russell and Holmes fled their Sussex home pursued by American Sherlockians.  After May Morning in Oxford, they punted downstream and became separated. During the Twenty Weeks of Buzz, we will follow what happened to them next. A CASE IN CORRESPONDENCE - Part 1 3 May 1992 Holmes—I trust you reached home without difficulty, following my crass abandonment of you on the … [Read more...]