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Last Acre

Jacob Cartwright & Nick Jordan have made Last Acre, a short (11 mins) documentary about a ramshackle settle of cabins, huts and sheds that has grown up on the sand dunes along the north west coast of England. 85 more words


Blogmas, Day 4: Writing Inspiration

And so, Blogmas continues, with today’s question ‘from where have you recently drawn writing inspiration?’… 319 more words

What Makes A Man?

“What Makes A Man?”

A real man is big and burly
Able to grow a thick beard
And rock hurley singlets
Pictured at festivals and concerts… 325 more words



Like most shy, awkward children, my refuge was books. All bookworms know this joy. My mother, in an effort to get through those endless summers with 4 children, took us to the library frequently. 879 more words

Thoughts About Headstrong Heroines

My family and I saw the latest Disney film, “Moana,” on the evening of its release date. I cannot begin to tell you how much I loved the film; for the beautiful animation, the music, the story, and the characters; in particular Moana, who is most certainly Disney’s most daring heroine to date. 775 more words

Human Beings

Practical Influences ~ Mercury in Capricorn

Mercury in Capricorn brings a slow, methodical structure and organisation to life where you will try to understand the world best by putting everything into its own little compartment. 386 more words


Blogmas, Day 1/2: NaNoWriMo postmortem

Well, what do you know, it’s December already. To celebrate, I’m currently being too busy to start Blogmas on time! Hurray! To make up for it, a double-bill today, on just how NaNoWriMo went down, and courtesy of… 524 more words