Category Archives: boogie monsters

Tea helps me think

[That stereotype about British people loving tea? Yeah, completely true.] “Ooo, very good packing skills,” comments the cashier. Is there a correct response to that? I settled for, “I do try.” So, because I am a secret raging hippy I … Continue reading

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Seeing Red- my future in blogging

No one probably cares if I do table-flip this blog, but perhaps for my own sake I should keep my sharing space. For my mental health, perhaps I should use it more often. Continue reading

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The time you take

Let those of wealth never be reason For argument of plenty Between those impoverished- The battle against it Is lost, Before it has even begun. The pursuit of happiness Reaps rewards en route Ever more worthy of, The time taken … Continue reading

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I’m not Hemingway.

A while ago I re-posted a quote from a blogger who spoke of the importance in not worrying about your level or lack of wordsmithary. The truth in the matter is that that is wholly right. The style of publication … Continue reading

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To be colour blind

Here I reblog an outstandingly insightful piece that really made me consider how fortunate it is not just to be colour blind but to live in a country where that is the norm. Having spent most of my youth in … Continue reading

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Distrust- the tone for change

“The ICM poll also contains a clear warning for the chancellor: two-thirds (65%) do not believe his promise, made last week, that the deficit can be cut after the election without raising taxes. … That suggests the Tories will struggle … Continue reading

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“Nothing here is what it seems”

“Nothing here is what it seems: he isn’t the plucky hero; the alliance isn’t some evil empire; this is not the grand arena.” As far as the story in Serenity goes this is true. The cleverness in the writing by … Continue reading

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