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Hints and sledgehammers

I promised you all an update so here goes: Pick Me Up is the magazine that will be publishing the article which I am happy to say will be written by Bess Manson (the same journalist that put together the feature for the Express). I am going to go all …

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“Stop looking at me”

Thank you to all the caption entrants this week. You did make me *snerk* quite a lot but there is one overall winner – Gina: “Well it seemed like a good idea at the time. Stop looking at me” because I imagine that is exactly what our cat Grumplestiltskin (pictured …

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Thank you for your input

Yesterday I put out a request on Twitter and Facebook asking you all to vote on which book I should work on for the day: my novel Love and Other Lies or my non – fiction book Butterfly Babies. Butterfly Babies won by one vote (21 / 20). Thank you …

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Feature Friday

The winning *snerk* photo caption this week comes from Postie: “Why do they call you Matt?” and a mention has got to go out to Whirlochre who entered thirteen captions (for photo number thirteen). Whirl, I hope you aren’t using my blog as an excuse to avoid concentrating on writing …

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Small stones – fourth post

16/01/11 – I eat dessert for breakfast and smile. 17/01/11 – The morning birdsong filters through the curtain of rain. 18/01/11 – The moonshine lit a path to my writing desk as the birds sang their morning song in the garden. 19/01/11 – Angst lies within me in layers making …

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Versatility

I got this award from Debs and must now tell you seven things about myself before passing it on to seven other versatile bloggers. Thing one: I am a bit of a Heinz 57 mix of ethnicity. I apparently have some Sioux Indian, French Canadian, Black, Scottish, Gypsy and English …

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