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Ashes to Ashes

Life and death. There is no greater contrast, no two things that are as polar opposite as life is to death, as all the emotions associated with life are to all the emotions associated with death. On Friday, a friend … Continue reading

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TTFN

It’s been a year. Well, technically, it’s been a year and a week and two days. A year and a week and two days since I posted my first post and began my career as I blogger. It’s been a … Continue reading

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Impressions

There is an exhibit on at the National Gallery: Inventing the Impressionists. It tells the story of Paul Durand – Ruel, the French art dealer who brought and displayed, marketed and sold early Impressionist pieces of art, whilst they were … Continue reading

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Lose Control

Yes. It is the tagline, the words gracing the top of the film poster, the words which, apparently, should sum up the whole film. Not that I’ve read it, or seen it or plan on doing either in the future. … Continue reading

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Are you Listening Again?

Shhh…. Are you listening? Can you hear? Or is that your biggest fear? Are you scared of what you’ll find, If you listen with closed mouth and open mind? Shhh… Are you listening? Can you hear? Or is that your … Continue reading

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Are you Listening?

“Hi”, she says, with a smile, a grin, But she hopes someone will see the pain, look within, The happiness in her voice, it’s just a farce But the pain behind it? She knows that will last. The chatter goes … Continue reading

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Completely Beside Ourselves

‘We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves’ by Karen J. Fowler is a novel that will make you view relations, not just between sisters but also between siblings, in a completely different light. I can promise that, when the twist hits … Continue reading

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