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+7 (Immersion in the teapot of Britishness - Part 1)

I experience a giddy sense of achievement every time I manage to use a copper 1 penny or 2 penny coin. I’m sure everyone goes through the same process of getting to know a new currency. 707 more words

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Being Social with Social Anxiety...

Went to a bar,
Wasn’t really far.
Had a drink or two,
To feel comfortable around all of you.

– Pius bad poem writer – 566 more words


Chill out Saturday 

Hello beans

I have finally finished my short story this week so I have a completed book and a short story. If you would like to see sneak peaks then go to the my books page of the website. 134 more words

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Book Reviews :: 2017 :: Part I

During 2017, I’m aiming to read a minimum of 12 books. Although a ‘low’ aim, this ensures I read long books just as often as short ones! 671 more words

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The impossible month.

Oh the last month.

Its one of those months that you look back on later in life and think “fuck yeah that was hard but YAY WE DID IT” 303 more words


+3 (Experimental electro on a bed of Asian greens)

My student life in the UK began as Britishly as possible, with a queue. Followed by more queues. If you are considering coming to study in the UK, I suggest asking yourself whether you have a deal-breaking aversion to 1) queues, 2) bureaucracy (with some processes that may be somewhat circular) and 3) following long lists of instructions. 754 more words

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Life and Death

Life and death happens every day.

The reason why I am writing about this today is because it’s the anniversary of my father’s death.  It was quite unexpected and hit the entire family pretty hard.   710 more words