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How is it November already?

Honestly, I’m struggling to believe how quickly this year is going and I can’t believe it’s November already. As is getting to be traditional for this time of year, I’m again thinking of attempting BloWriMo.  Two years ago* was the first time … Continue reading

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July in books

Well, I thought I ought to make some sort of effort to write this post before August ended… The month began with a lot of re-reading of the various Harry Potter books (only the last three are shown in the … Continue reading

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June in books

Us by David Nicholls. This was a lot more fun than I’d expected. A couple with a grown up son look set to separate, but first all three of them have to get through a Grand Tour of Europe. Will it make … Continue reading

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Recently…

…I have: Been to the seaside to eat fish and chips and watch a show on the pier, followed by ice cream before heading home. Add to that the great company and it was almost the perfect seaside outing (it … Continue reading

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May in books

Far from the madding crowd by Thomas Hardy. I re-read this (after a gap of more years than I can remember) because I’d seen a trailer for the new film adaptation and quite fancied going to see it. Reading the book … Continue reading

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Where does the time go?

The passage of time is a confusing thing and the last few weeks have just sped by. During this time: there was the excitement of the General Election. I went to a local hustings (the first time I’d ever been … Continue reading

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Film review: A Little Chaos

How can one fail to be intrigued by the Official Film of National Gardening Week? (I didn’t even know there was a National Gardening Week, yet alone that it would have its own official film.) Not only that, A Little … Continue reading

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