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Powerful, Never insignificant or


Lax or Tense,

Slow or fast, sometimes



The Landlady

by Roald Dahl

The Landlady is a brilliant gem of a short story from Roald Dahl, the master of the sting in the tail.

In The Landlady, Roald Dahl, one of the world’s favourite authors, tells a sinister story about the darker side of human nature. 219 more words


10 things about living with anxiety

It’s World Mental Health Day today so me and Dizzy thought we would do a little post on what living with anxiety caused by chronic illness is like for us. 379 more words


Her Last Secret by Barbara Copperthwaite (@BCopperthwait) @bookouture #bookreview


Some secrets you can never tell.

Everyone thinks the Thomases are the perfect family: grand London house, gorgeous kids.
They don’t know wife Dominique is a paranoid wreck. 216 more words

felt tense waters


as the restart

and blown

as its own heat

and current

as the bubble

and  felt as the choice

and chase

as keeping

as its own sight… 43 more words


To To and Fro

One of the quainter English phrases is to ‘to and fro’, where fro is an old contraction of from. You can use the term ‘physically’, as in to go to and fro London, although I admit there’s the insertion of the verb ‘to go’ there. 167 more words


Unforgivable [review]

Title: Unforgivable
Author: Mike Thomas
Publisher: Bonnier Zaffre

Bombs detonate in a busy souk, causing massive devastation.
An explosion rips apart a mosque, killing and injuring those inside.

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