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And it’s goodbye from me – a fond farewell?

As the title suggests, I have decided to hang up my blogging hat. I don’t want to rattle off a whole plethora of negative reasons why, even though there are some, instead I’d… Continue reading

Help Cinderella Go To The (Alexander’s) Ball – #charitytuesday

In September 2011 I ran a Charity Tuesday blog post to raise awareness of the Alexander’s Charity Ball, which raises money for FSID in memory of the founder’s young son, Alexander: I am… Continue reading

2.12.2012 #SilentSunday

The Reader #BookReview

The Reader by Bernhard Schlink The synopsis: For 15-year-old Michael Berg, a chance meeting with an older woman leads to far more than he ever imagined. The woman in question is Hanna, and before long… Continue reading

25.11.2012 #SilentSunday

Smamborghini anyone?

The Smart Car What we will be forced to drive quite soon.      Butlook at all of the ‘great newchoices’we will have evolving from ‘The SMARTCar’….    The Smorvette!      … Continue reading

What Day 21 Of #NaNoWriMo Has Taught Me, About Me.

On day 21 of National Novel Writing Month, I have a day off work. Yesterday I told myself that I would use this day off to catch up and write approximately 10,000 words.… Continue reading

18.11.2012 #SilentSunday

The Casual Vacancy by J K Rowling #bookreview

  The Casual Vacancy by J K Rowling Have to confess I actually had no idea what this book was about before I started reading it. The only press I’d seen regarding it… Continue reading

I hit 10,000 words! #NaNoWriMo

I may be appallingly far behind but I’m quite chuffed with hitting 10,000 words… only 40,000 more to go huh!