Tag Archives: Writing

They’re alive!

It has been, what, eight days since I planted these seeds?  Look at them now!  The peas came first.  There was no sign of the tomatoes so I turned them around in the bag so they were at the closed … Continue reading

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A song.

This was a song I wrote while at choir.  Aiming for a Pam Ayres / Victoria Wood style, it was just a tongue-in-cheek look at the soprano experience.  The intended joke was that this would be sung at soprano pitch, … Continue reading

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And we’re back!

It has been a long time.  A seriously long time.  Eons in fact.  But I have decided to come back to this blog.  I’m training as a journalist now and, if nothing else, this site will give me an opportunity … Continue reading

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English Checking Services now available – read on for details!

Hello, I am setting out my stall for English Checking (proof-editing services) so, here’s a bit about me: I have a BA (Hons) in English & Italian Literature (2:1) from the University of Warwick and a Masters degree in the … Continue reading

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Longevity

At last!  The end of a 40 hour week.  Phew, I am schrecklich mude (apologies if I’ve mispelt that but I am too tired to pick up a dictionary – cue Tony Hancock joke).  Anyway, week two of classroom teaching … Continue reading

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Places please…

Why do I do it?  Why oh why do I delay going shopping until I am almost faint with hunger and struggle to carry it home again?  I don’t do the thing of buying more than I need, though this is … Continue reading

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We’re changing lodgings!

Hopefully Thursday was the last day that I will ever have to run away from my lesson in order not to miss the last train for the last bus before the bus switches over to the night bus.  I left … Continue reading

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