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Where have all the followers gone?

Yes, that was a play on the song title but oh dear, since I redirected my blog to its new host at http://www.deborahjbarker.co.uk, I seem to have lost most of my dear and much valued, followers. 55 more words

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Listen, it's what you make of it...

“You never know what the year will bring. I mean, ever since that incident with Olive and the baubles, I really feel I want to move,” 482 more words

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A round of applause for DPD and "Garry"!

I do not jest.
In years gone by, I gritted my teeth as I staggered round the shops with my merry load of gifts and festive fayre. 579 more words

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In the Woods

“I’m completely lost,”
The disembodied voice reaching my ears sounds a little desperate.
I walk a little way into the wood and come across a large, border collie attached to an extendible lead. 1,390 more words

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Dear Me

A letter to my 2013 self

Dear Me,

I am writing this from the future. It is 2020 and I am sitting in my study, looking at a shelf that is practically bending beneath the weight of published novels—my name on each. 479 more words

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Life in the slow lane

I am living life in the slow lane.
I have only just realised it. We’ll get to exactly how I noticed it in a minute. There is no rush. 950 more words

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Newsflash!

Baby Arthur Bear Geoffrey John, has arrived.
Two and a half weeks early, weighing 6lbs 6oz with a shock of black hair, he arrived at 12.08pm on 4th August 2013. 51 more words

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