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Sun, Sand, and Sea. And Sun.

I didn’t write anything yesterday because I was too fried from the sun. Mike’s family and I left out of Liapari Island yesterday morning, with Kolombangara standing proud in the distance. 832 more words


33 Ways To have A Fun Birth - Printed and Ready for Letterboxes

My books have arrived from the international print-house and I can’t describe the feeling of reading the actual hard copy as opposed to the ebook. To hold a novel, flick through the chapters, scan the content, read the poem, imagine what it would be like for my readers to read and then write their own birth stories in the journal at the end… sensational. 96 more words


When Rabbit Howls by Truddi Chase

In Reading Autobiography, authors Sidonie Smith and Julia Watson discuss Ken Plummer’s theory about the three different types of people that contribute to the autobiography: The Narrator, The Coaxer, and The Consumers. 313 more words

Mental Illness

How to be Champion - Sarah Millican


Sarah Millican’s book offers an insight into her super normal life with daft stories and proper advice on how to deal with life’s blips. 

Although an autobiography this is not written like a traditional autobiography, which is fine by the way. 129 more words


Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen

Susanna Kaysen’s Girl, Interrupted is a recollection of her stay in a mental hospital in the late 1960s. Each chapter is organized as an account of the people she met and the treatment she received. 617 more words


Happy Birthday Dilip Sahib!!!!! I Read Your Autobiography for Your Birthday Part 1

I finally read it!  Don’t tell my friend who brought it for me all the way from India 2 years ago, only for it to sit on my shelf unnoticed unloved and unread.  2,685 more words

Unbridled Joy

So I’m taking a short break from work to let my blood pressure work its way back down from the stratosphere. Here’s what swabbies do for enjoyment. 584 more words