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#author Wear lace-up shoes: yet more exercise for writers.

A while ago I bought a pair of lace-up shoes. I put a foot in one shoe to try them on and knelt on the floor to tie the laces. Well, I strained to bend down, struggled to keep my … Continue reading

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#author Pillow talk.

It’s bad enough having a pain in your back and neck but check your pillows aren’t aggravating the problem. I have four pillows at my disposal but only two (which are also a bit thin) are any good for resting … Continue reading

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What does the number of bookshops reveal about a city or town?

Here – in what has been described by one person as a cheap and plastic town – by the coast I have so far found three second-hand bookshops (photos to follow), in addition to WH Smiths. I haven’t seen a … Continue reading

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#author Absent from author website for two months – or so.

I’ve neglected my author website for more than two months – apologies to those still following me. February and March were trying and nearly everything ground to a halt.  I still made the odd scrappy note but postponed my read-aloud edit … Continue reading

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