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W is for Willies

Today’s #atozchallenge was going to be W is for Work. I started writing an amusing, yet insightful, post about work and all its difficulties – the stupid targets, ridiculous appraisals, having to deal with people who are total dicks, the wasted time when I could be doing something more productive, like writing blog posts or watching reruns of Castle – but then it became so whiny, weary and woeful that I had to stop for fear of losing those hardy readers that haven’t been scared off by the  40 more words

A - Z Challenge 2016

My Family Photos Project: Notes on Reconstructing Three Generations of Family Photos

My mother, with whom I currently live, is getting older, and less well. Her enormous collection of family photos, taken mainly by her and her father, recording the lives of, basically, three generations, in England and Canada, is one of her most precious assets. 3,083 more words

Art (mine)

The Sweet World of Wonka Candy

In my last post I compared the movies Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Both of these movies are among my favorites! 849 more words


Down, Down, Down.

I know I’m behind the rest of the world in this but I’ve just fallen into Pinterest and I feel like Alice down the rabbit hole in fact I only made it out to write this because I had to answer a phone call from a builder quoting what is currently know as… 272 more words