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    Rite of Passage – A Short Story

    I have written a short story for the writer’s workshop tomorrow. The theme this month is “Rite of Passage”. Ella looked around the table at the familiar faces, suddenly aware that it would…

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    Stationery Blues

    The Stapler Of Doom I would at this point like to complain about my new stapler. I think I mentioned that I bought a new stapler recently. There is something very satisfying about…

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    Things that we take for granted

    Recently a friend lost her brother and today I shared a recipe that I had been given by my brother. It made me think about the things, the people we take for granted…

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    The tale of Boris the cat

    I am looking after the neighbours cats while they are away and when I went to bring them in there was no sign of Boris the tabby. I called and called and even…

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    On the plane to Scotland

    I am on my way to Edinburgh for SIL-to-be’s Henny Night. Tonight we will get down and dirty at the Boyzone concert in Glasgow. It is a bit strange, travelling without the kids.…