My Books

Dee lives in the South of England in a home otherwise filled with males - husband, boys and pets -
she writes to escape the testosterone.

My Blog

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Dear Doctorate – Year 3, sometime in the first semester…

Dear Doctorate Diary It’s the 31st December 2020, it’s taken me several months to write this one post, and what strange year this has been, though (for me anyway) this year has actually had a balance of negatives and positives. I’ve been working from home and even longer hours than …

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Duffins with orange curd

Duffins are donuts baked in a muffin tin and one of the most delicious desserts ever. The only things wrong with them is that they are not low calorie and they are very more-ish, so consider yourself duly warned. Ingredients: Batter: 250 – 270 mls plant milk 3  tsp cider …

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My 2021 Books Read List

Between January 1st 2021 – December 31st 2021 I will list the books I read, with the aim to have at least one title to go beside each letter of the alphabet.  You can see my reading list from previous years by clicking on the following links: 2013, 2014, 2015, …

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I am a registered midwifery lecturer and registered public health practitioner who writes for adults and children. I teach midwifery four days per week, and work as a freelance writer the rest of the week. My special interest is creating educational packages to be delivered using digital and mixed reality platforms. At the age of 40, I was diagnosed with a form of autism called Asperger's syndrome, in addition to dyslexia and dyspraxia (which definitely explains a lot of things, including why I can't read a tube map)

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My books for children website

I have another website featuring my children's books under the name Dee Kirkby, as well as more information detailing my work with children. Please pay me a visit here.