Monthly Archives: May 2017

Why Do Beautiful Days Hurt the Most?

Originally posted on The Knitted Curiosity Cabinet:
Temple Wood cairn in Kilmartin Glen, by Lnolan at the English language Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7247430 So… there I was, driving home from family visits in England. I crossed the border early…

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Positive Passion

Originally posted on An' de walls came tumblin' down:
Following on from the news that my book, Social Anxiety Revealed will be published by Crooked Cat later this year, hence giving a big boost to my passion: raising awareness of…

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The Allure of Secrets

Originally posted on An' de walls came tumblin' down:
I’m delighted to be visited today by Katharine Johnson, author of Lies, Mistakes and Misunderstandings, and now of The Silence. She’s going to talk about her fascination with secrets, so, over…

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Poem on the Tube

Originally posted on Tim's Blog:
Last week we had a short holiday in London.  Rosa loves to go there to indulge her love of art, and though I feel more at home among my northern hills, I can always find something…

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It’s an ill wind …

Originally posted on Tim's Blog:
Here’s a light-hearted little piece I wrote at Holmfirth Writers a while back.  I can’t remember what the exercise was, exactly, but the idea behind the piece was that there is no event so terrible that you…

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