This last week, there were lots of touching tributes to Michael Bond, creator of Paddington Bear (among many other childhood favourites). As well as the beautiful bronze statue of Paddington in Paddington Station which became an impromptu shrine, Twitter and other social media sites were filled with affection and sadness. 227 more words
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I have recently read and reviewed Mortal Gods which I thoroughly enjoyed. I was also intrigued by the book and how it dealt with a lot of modern themes: racism, religious intolerance, consumerism, celebrity deification, terrorism and political corruption. 2,061 more words
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I was Special Needs kid before needs were considered special. I was a kid SOMEWHERE ON THE SPECTRUM when the spectrum was only “normal” and “not normal.” I was The Official Tribal Fool living one hundred years after fools were last thought to be holy.