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The Looking Glass House, City Books and Happiness!

I am really looking forward to curling up and reading  ‘The Looking Glass House’ by Vanessa Tait who is the only great granddaughter of Alice Liddell. 435 more words

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Charleston - the garden in the sun

A friend invited me to Charleston, driving me there too, what a treat. I knew she had only been able to get one ticket for Case Histories with Jeremy Hutchinson and, according to her, his life, knowledge, wit and wisdom stole the show. 269 more words

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Happiness is growing things.

The allotment has been a been a bit neglected recently as I’ve been a bit poorly and then had to summon all my energy to go to poetry writing at Arvon. 8 more words

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Gillian Beer - Darwin and Alice in Wonderland.

Gillian Beer with both warmth and humour  launched into quotes from ‘Alice through the Looking Glass’ and and continued to open up ‘new approaches to Darwin’s thinking and to its effects on the culture of his contemporaries’ both in her talk and in the third edition of her book ‘Darwin’s Plots’. 460 more words

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Re-cycling creative writing - 'The hole in the wall.'

Just found a whole pile of rough illustrations I did for ‘The hole in the wall.’  There was one pic. missing  so I’ve  just drawn another one, which brought back happy memories of making the original, on a course at Arvon many moons ago. 485 more words

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April in Lewes

Well it could have been April in Paris, the sun, the accordion, the olde worlde bookshop.

   

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Falling in love in Lewes

    
Fingers pluck a rhythmic tune
eyes meet, bodies move
love comes in many guises.
          

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