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A Rough Climb

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Depression can be monstrous. It forms like a mountain of impending darkness looming on the horizon. Waking every day to start the climb, it can take a lifetime. 980 more words


Let it Go?

Now I’ve done it. Signed a book contract with Promontory Press and completed negotiations on a title and cover. At present I am awaiting their edits. 468 more words

Does anyone else have a feeling of foreboding?

Perhaps it’s my natural tendency to look art the glass as half empty due to depression however, I have a strong feeling that something really bad is coming around the corner. 443 more words

My Irrational Mind

Paolo Pellegrin/Magnum | Coffins in a warehouse in Potocari during the 2012 anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre

Life in the Valley of Death


Video - Ukraine under Russian occupation: locals advised on how to deal with invading 'peacekeepers'

Russian peacekeeping forces have worked hard over the weekend to reinforce their positions along the eastern Azov Sea coast. In the town of Novoazovsk, invaded by Russian troops last week, fliers were distributed instructing locals on how to behave under occupation. 11 more words


Book of the Week - Heat of the Day by Elizabeth Bowen

This is one of the books that I have to do for one of my English modules this year. It’s set in wartime Britain, from about 1938 to 1942, and switches setting between Stella’s, the heroine, flat in London to an inherited home of her son Roderick’s in Ireland, called Mount Morris. 671 more words

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