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Failing gardens and winning cats

Tried to post this in August, but had some technical difficulties.

5. Create a beautiful garden for my home. If there is no garden, something creative with window boxes. 334 more words


Death and Weightlessness

If you’re impatient and want to get to the heart of this post:


If you’ve got a minute or two extra, and want to listen to me Ramble, start here. 226 more words

In Transit

London - Day 2

It is several days since I wrote my last post so a bit of catching up to do.  I will rewind to where we left off in the previous post. 281 more words

Hodge's History of Cats

I blogged a while back about making a book about cats for Dr Johnson’s House Trust. It’s now complete and available to purchase exclusively from… 230 more words


Fleet Street London

The protagonist in my novel Crucial Evidence, Cassie Hardman walks from the Old Bailey to her chambers in Middle Temple Lane and as my novel is set in contemporary London I wanted to find out how much it had changed since the days when I took the same route.   540 more words


Sunday, 27th July 2014

Dr Johnson said that patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel. Wearing flip-flops on a night out is the first.