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Writing Wednesday: How I Knew

I was 6 or 7 when I knew the only thing that gave me blissful, tummy fluttering excitement was making stories. I loved when the teacher said we were going to write a story in class, because I imagined robots fighting, thieves and ninjas sneaking, heroes flying and me jumping around in it all, a child with the power – the power of storytelling. 316 more words

Writing

The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry

I’m reviewing another newly published book by an author that I have never heard of -Sarah Perry! The Essex Serpent has been the Bestseller list of the Sunday Times for a while now( well, I do check the Culture section of the paper ;) ) and I got it just after Christmas from our local Waterstone’s. 212 more words

Books

Dangerous - The XX

I saw this brilliant band at the weekend and just had to post something about them!

The XX are three old school friends from London who have released 3 albums to date whilst still only being about 25 years old. 618 more words

Adults

Emperor penguins

After the recent announcement from Seaworld saying  they have successfully hatched 2 penguins what a perfect chance to blog. This type of Penguin is the only animal to inhabit the open ice of Antarctica during the winter. 589 more words

A Letter to Parents, Teachers, and Other Adult Types

Dear Adult Types,

You are the mothers, fathers, teachers, aunts, uncles, and roll models. You are the ones that are supposed to know what is important and what is not. 845 more words