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a notebook habit with Chroma

I’ve never hidden my obsessive paper habit from you. In fact, I’ve just written a feature article for a magazine (will show you when it’s in actual print!) on the very subject. And I suppose at the very heart of … Continue reading

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Unthology 5 – a book of shorts

Short stories hardly seem to get a look in. I’m such a fan though and love to read them before bed, in a half hour tea slot or even while waiting for a bus (or 2). And, besides, they’re really difficult … Continue reading

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a real diamond of a story

I loved the sound of a diamond photo shoot. Who wouldn’t? ‘We’ll style you – clothes, make-up, hair – and you’ll just wear the diamonds and strike a pose,’ explained the PR. So I agreed. But then as it got closer … Continue reading


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Competition: Village England’s Ickford

Incase I sound like a broken record, I apologise now. But honestly, now IS great time for a new handbag and this month’s blog sponsor, Village England, has got all the arm candy you deserve at non-eyewatering prices. Talking of … Continue reading


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