Category Archives: NaBloPoMo 2010

NaBloPoMo finito

Well well well. I posted every day for a month. [Was there a point to this? - Ed.] Now you come to mention it, I’m not to sure there was.

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Just saying

It’s supposed to snow tonight. If it does, getting to work tomorrow will be even more of an arse than usual, as public transport in this country Does Not Do Snow. Last winter, the train-tracks points froze and the tube-lines … Continue reading

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Yarn

In this modern world, I am anachronistic. Or do I mean anachreontic? [Probably not - Ed.] I still have to get S to set the – oh, what do you call it? The box with the hard-disc in that watches … Continue reading

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What good am I?

It’s Saturday evening, and I am sprawled in an armchair, watching cheesery and nonsense on the television, and already having oh-God-it’s-Monday-on-Monday anxst. Because on Monday I will have to get out of bed when the alarm goes off, and when … Continue reading

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Thus in winter

I was pootling about the internets, as you do, looking for decent sonnets written after 1700 [as you do - Ed.], and I found Edna St. Vincent Millay. Why did no one tell me about Edna St. Vincent Millay before? … Continue reading

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Writing begets more writing

You are quite right. Last night’s post was unforgivable. Next time it’s all gone like that, I shan’t post at all, OK? OK. Where were we? I am writing a story. I have written pages and pages and pages, and … Continue reading

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I have a wire to squeak in under…

…EEP

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Come back tomorrow

Please excuse lack of posting today. It’s someone important’s birthday and I shall be spending the evening getting him roaring drunk.

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Not too shabby, for an English graduate

I boldly marched up and half-inched this off Katyboo’s blog. What are fellow bloggers for, if not inspiration? This is a meme that has been doing the rounds (I am so Out Of Touch). The BBC spent a while working … Continue reading

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I have nothing to say and I’ve said it.

It’s NaBloPoMo. I can’t not write something tonight. But I’ve just been on a train for two hours and there’s nothing in the fridge except a piece of celery I could tie in a knot and half a bottle of … Continue reading

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