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Between Books aka Wallowing in Author Limbo

Latest novel published – sigh of relief.

Holiday in Mexico – brain reduced to mush in the heat.

Back home – routines restored.

Time to think of starting a new book, ie procrastinate. 223 more words


Northern Africa Temperatures

Published data were used to analyse the long-term annual temperature trends at five locations located in northern Africa.   Stations selected were located in Algeria, Mali and Sudan. 437 more words


Timbuktu the Mysterious

by Tim Dawe

The spindly arch that frames this dead-straight bitumen road cleaving the desert sands proclaims: “Ville de Tombouctou”. It’s a far cry from the “welcome” 40-odd crazy/brave European explorers received in their quest to reach the fabled city of Timbuktu. 1,754 more words