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with love from Dulverton (1992)

Here for a week We are in a rural old fashioned cottage, all mod cons. We are up the little lane by the Rock Inn (top right on this card).

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Postcards

Like Clockwork

Don’t you love it when things go smoothly? Even when the means are antiquated—say, when the person involved is kind of, no, extremely low tech—it’s rewarding when the plot in hand goes just as planned, or even better. 95 more words

Thinking Aloud

House or boat?

What do you miss about living in a house?
What’s it like living on a boat?
What’s the most surprising thing about living on a boat? 1,667 more words

Live Aboard

Verily, A New Review on JourneyCounsellor

Recently, I was wandering around a French stately home – as one does. According to the brochure, this imposing building has been in the same family for over 500 years, but it seems that it hasn’t always been a private residence. 612 more words

Humour

Squiddly-Diddly

The all-embracing

pink bouncy rubbery squid

sprawls cross my mod cons…

Yes, it’s got that bad,

it’s reach this point, this juncture-

hallucinating

bold gigantic squid… 21 more words

Poetry

A Story of Two Boats

Take two boats and 2 couples.
One couple sold their house and bought a boat by choice, whereas the other sold their house and couldn’t afford to buy another. 473 more words

Diary

Powering my Place

In the last few hours I have grumbled many times to my new dog friend about not having enough power. Saying “I’m giving her all she’s got captain” in a bad Scottish accent in Scotland is not a good idea, and has cost me nearly all of my first batch of home-brew. 613 more words

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