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On Sunday of this week I started reading Piper Kerman’s Biography, Orange is the New Black, on Monday of this week I finished reading it. 312 more words


Opher's new book - Opher's Art and Outpourings. pt 9

Work – 1973

I called this piece work with rather a tongue in cheek attitude. I have never minded work. I like working hard. What I resent is the time it takes. 248 more words


Review: Daring to dream

Nora Roberts is a pro. When I picked up this book, I knew it’d be good but I also knew I was in the hands of one of the best writers of romance. 284 more words


Unknotting: The Stupidity of Cleverness (previously posted on Red Room)

When my partner loves a novel, she needs to know how it ends in order to enjoy it properly without rushing to reach the denouement. I find this faintly irritating. 644 more words


Know What You Write?

“Write about what you know.” It is a piece of advice much used, and abused, in the teaching of writing techniques to beginners. As an exercise pointer it might be fine, but when it comes to getting published it may turn out to be far too limiting. 336 more words


Sellotape - a cautionary tale

Do you ever look like this woman when you wrap presents? I mean seriously, this is what present wrapping is meant to look like. You are meant to have your hair done. 665 more words

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