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The Books that Shaped my Life

Here I share the books that I have grown up with and have stuck in my mind for one way or another. 1,021 more words


Little Pieces, More

I turned back to the old prints again and jollied by the first re-encounter, I disassembled and untangled the lines and scratchings and symbols at ease. 170 more words

Creative Writing

Mrs Pepperpot & cup

Mrs. Pepperpot and teacup
For my granddaughters third birthday, I decided to give her the Mrs Pepperpot stories, and make a doll to go with the books. 25 more words

Indoor Installations

Most remembered books from my childhood

With the launch of the children’s Summer Reading Challenge throughout English and Welsh libraries last weekend I thought I’d blog about my most remembered, not necessarily my favourite, but most remembered books from my childhood. 662 more words

Other Ramblings

That Woman with the Bottom and the Two Mad Dogs!

I have come to the conclusion I live in a village where if anyone sees the odd bottom sticking out of a hedge they inevitably know it to be mine. 751 more words

Literary Mothers

“Don’t have a kid until you have a book published,” she says. “Your life changes, you stop caring so much. Get a book out before, when you still think art is the most important thing.”

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Stray Thoughts

That Shrinking Feeling!

I had to go for a bone scan recently.   As a preliminary I had to be weighed, much more than I should be but not as much as I thought, and I had my height measured.   121 more words