Tag Archives: my opinion

Blogging Insights NF # 53 — ‘Finger exercises’

Dr Tanya is our host for the Blogging Insights series. Find out more here TODAY’S QUOTE Sometimes I think of blogging as finger exercises for a violinist; sometimes I think of it as mulching a garden. It is incredibly useful … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights — New Format # 40 — Blogging vs Writing

TODAY’S QUOTE “Blogging is to writing what extreme sports are to athletics: more free-form, more accident-prone, less formal, more alive. It is, in many ways, writing out loud.” Andrew Sullivan Join Dr Tanya in adding your thoughts by checking out … Continue reading


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Blogging Insights – New Format # 18

Dr Tanya hosts the Blogging Insights series. You can find out more here “Blogging is a beautiful skill to express your feelings & emotions to the right people out there.” I agree that blogging is a way to express your … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Provocative Question #123

Every Wednesday, Fandango poses a question in the guise of ‘provocative’. ” By provocative, I don’t mean a question that will cause annoyance or anger. Nor do I mean a question intended to arouse sexual desire or interest. What I … Continue reading

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Pass the Turkey: a book review

Pass the Turkey, the Small Dog’s Christmas by Sue Vincent. ISBN 9781910478233 I read this in its entirety before getting up this morning. I found it relaxing and charming, putting me in a good frame of mind to start the … Continue reading

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Terminator: Dark Fate review

It arrived today and we watched it this evening. What can I say? Forget any thought of another John Connor story. He is bumped off at the beginning by a T101 when he is a teenager (neat bit of editing … Continue reading

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Stable, Door and Horse

NOTE: CORONAVIRUS CONTENT. IMO this should have been done at the onset of locking down the UK (source) especially as our PM chose not to close the ports, airports and Channel Tunnel. Of course holidays are going to be disrupted … Continue reading

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Still they come……..

Tomorrow is Good Friday, and if things were normal, the town would be heaving with visitors. The park would be full of people walking their dogs en route up to the prom, eating in one of the many cafes, visiting … Continue reading

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Mad, totally mad

Our PM is in intensive care and already the government stand-ins are ‘thinking about’ lifting the UK lockdown in June. Are they f***ing mad? The Money Men have finally cottoned on that all the promises of furlough payments, even though … Continue reading

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Personal Thoughts 17th March

From where I’m sitting, what I’m reading and what I’m hearing, things are spiraling out of control. In a contest of Fear Vs Common Sense, Fear wins hands down. IMO that’s a lot of what causing the panic buying. People … Continue reading

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