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An unfortunate visit to a funeral parlour

I published my latest novel, Lucky Portbraddon two weeks ago; here is a little excerpt which I hope will intrigue you. The Portbraddons have been bereaved by the death of their beloved grandmother; now two of her grandsons, cousins Antoine and Alex have to visit the funeral directors’ to plan her their farewell to her: 970 more words

Lucky Portbraddon

Consolation Prize

You would think that being non-Catholic, let alone Jewish and female, would disqualify me from standing in for a priest for a patient when none are handy. 438 more words

Stories

Douglas Hagmann on The Extreme Unction of Roger Braun: Chapter 20 of Stained By Blood: A Murder Investigation

If we receive the witness of men, the witness of God is greater:  for this is the witness of God which he hath testified of his Son.  3,457 more words

Do an 'ANTHYESTI' to the final farewell – Kolkata’s first professional Funeral Service

And then comes a moment in your life that wasn’t expected, neither planned. A final setback in life and everything seems coming to a standstill. That’s exactly how you feel when you lose one of your loved ones forever. 645 more words

Shades Of Expressions

#chesterculture - Last Rites - Cellar Bar - Friday 17th June 2016

Dig out those black skinny jeans and smudge on the eyeliner as Chester’s only dedicated Goth night returns to The Cellar this Friday evening; brought to you by Die and Mark. 35 more words

Chester Culture

"I hope we never again have a day like today": OUAT 5x21 Last Rites

*SPOILERS AHEAD*

First of all, a massive internet hug to all of the Robin and Outlaw Queen fans.  I have cried over so many fictional characters and I know how sad and painful it can be to lose a character you love. 1,747 more words

TV

Review: Once Upon a Time 5.21

I wasn’t a fan of this one, not even because of the death so much as the events surrounding it.

One, Arthur’s reappearance. It’s no secret that I think the Camelot arc was pretty shoddily done, so I can understand wanting to conclude it in one episode, but waiting so, so long to do so was a mistake. 729 more words

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