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I Could Love But Wait, Who Am I?

The month of love is almost at end and I’ve managed to not even look at this blog. That characterises how I’ve been. I have been very busy doing things I’m generally known for (writing, performing, organising, scheduling, worrying) and spending nothing at all on things that I am.  455 more words

Being Woman

Downtime - Good for the Artist's Soul

“Straight, No Chaser,” ©2018, Molly Larson Cook
Acrylic on canvas, 24″ x 36″

An artist’s life is a busy life.  And conventional wisdom has it that any creative life should be a busy life.  635 more words



“Take a deep breath,”

The mask is on her face, held on by the surgeon’s distracted hands while he gazed away at something outside her vision. 7,149 more words

All Fiction

Turnitin Service downtime and Announcement Changes - Tomorrow

Turnitin Service downtime

We would like to remind all users that Turnitin will be unavailable tomorrow (Wednesday 14th February) from 08:00 – 08:30.  Turnitin papers cannot be submitted, accessed or marked during this period. 122 more words


The restorative power of silence - IdeaPod

Several studies showing the benefits of silence from IdeaPod.

Whether meditation of simply a walk in the woods, a period of silence heals and rewires the brain while reducing stress.

And an advertisement for Finland.



Ah, the fun of table-top RPG. Kicking in doors, marauding evil orcs, and searching the bodies for loot. A healthy wholesome game. The reality is that the game can’t, or probably shouldn’t, be all epic brawls. 199 more words