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The Last One Standing – new book

I took a slightly different approach with this, something I half stole from James Lee Burke. The novel is written in first person, but when a character is telling my narrator a story from their past, instead of having that … Continue reading

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The Execution of Lady Jane Grey

I’m not sure how many people have a favourite painting these days. From the moment I first saw this painting in the flesh, The Execution of Lady Jane Grey by Paul Delaroche, has been my favourite. In a gallery full of … Continue reading

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Simplification

Directly related to having too much stuff…is the need to simplify. This is the next stage on the journey. And it’s not easy. It probably means giving certain activities up (I say probably because clearly it’s early days yet). I’ve pretty much … Continue reading

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Too Much Stuff… Enough!

Maybe I’m a little autistic but I like to ‘complete’ things (although I’m sure my boss would disagree). If someone buys me a book I like to read it, if I buy myself a CD I like to listen to … Continue reading

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