Monthly Archives: October 2014

NOvember

No sun – no moon!/No morn – no noon!/No dawn – no dusk – no proper time of day –/No sky — no earthly view –/No distance looking blue…/No warmth, no cheerfulness, no healthful ease/No comfortable feel in any member/No … Continue reading

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Nothing

Okay. I’ll admit it. This isn’t really my idea. But, as I sit here, or lie here, and stare at this blank screen and the blinking cursor and the glaring whiteness of it all, I think back to something that … Continue reading

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Day by Day

If you stand in my bedroom and look out of the window, you can see the park directly opposite my house, at the bottom of my road. The park is surrounded by green hedges and trees. And those trees go … Continue reading

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A Pen

A pen. Even if you don’t like English, even if you hate writing, even if the idea of work makes you feel sick, we all use pens. We use pens to write lists and write essays, to play with and … Continue reading

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LBD

Hello again. I am still in India and I promise to write about my experiences soon – whether they be interesting, strange, humbling or moving. But for now, I want to talk about The Lizzie Bennet Diaries. Yes, them. Again. … Continue reading

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I am in India – land of very loud car horns, very beautiful colours and very hot food. Between the travelling and the lack of wifi, I  haven’t had a chance to write in a long time and I really do … Continue reading

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How Does Nature Do That?

A few days ago, I was watching a film – a period drama – in which a man who was courting a woman took her for a picnic. And he began to point out all the flowers to her as … Continue reading

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