Category Archives: The Capacious Hold-All

I aten’t dead.

But it does sound like a nice peaceful option right now.

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Pause for brains

I think for the next few days my blog contributions are going to be limited to my squeaking faintly ‘I aten’t dead!’ I have a Condition, you see, that is Very Painful, and when it flares up, I am to … Continue reading

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Over-share

Oof. What to say today? It being NaBloPoMo, I have to say something even if it’s utterly pointless and dull. [Lucky readers - Ed]. … *crickets*… Nope. Coming up with nada. Heigh ho. The NaBloPoMo website has a daily prompt, … Continue reading

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Onwards

Ooh, look, one week of NaBloPoMo down, successfully. Excellent. I rock. Anyway. Housekeeping: My blogroll has died and turned to compost and I shall have to create a whole new one from scratch and the very thought makes me want … Continue reading

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Primatology

This is another stupid cheaty ‘I aten’t dead’ squeaking-in-under-the-wire post. (So many? So soon? [So predictably? - Ed]). So, marmosets. What can I say about marmosets? Off the top of my head, they amazingly cute creatures of the monkey family, … Continue reading

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Updates and vacuuming

Well. This is a cobwebby, rusted-shut sort of a blog at the moment, isn’t it? My blog-roll has disappeared altogether, look. Can’t find the bastard thing at all. And my categories are scattergories (but I think I know where they … Continue reading

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A terrible thing happened on the way to the blog

Good Lord, has this place really been in bubble-wrap and dust-heets for two years? Oh dear. And I had such plans. Grandiose ones. Book reviews. Theatre reviews. A poetry column. A political rant every single week. Could any plan be … Continue reading

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An omnivore’s 100

As well you know, because I am supposed to be working on the Novel, I am drawn irressistably to memes. This is a humdinger of a foody meme I found on Aphra’s blog a while back, and promised myself I’d … Continue reading

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She’s back.

My God, look at the dust in here. Look at it. I can’t even see the colours of the upholstery. It’s disgusting. We’ll have to redecorate. *Whistles through teeth* Someone mentioned the old blog to me a couple of weeks … Continue reading

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Two cups, one bucket, a tea-tray and a dork.

Let us say we have two cups and a bucket. Let us also say we are the world’s dorkiest waitress and that we have such a raging passion for a particular tea-tray that we always wish to carry it with … Continue reading

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