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Review: No One Wants To Be Miss Havisham by Brigid Coady

The Blurb

‘If you’re looking for an original romance with a quirky twist, look no further.’ – Books with Bunny

What the Dickens is going on? 501 more words


Confused & Bemused

I recently read a blog post that was… odd. A bit confusing. Possibly a joke?

The post, in case you’re not interested in clicking the link, is about the concept of the “book hangover,” when a reader becomes so enmeshed in the story he or she is reading that the real world seems less real than the world of the book just finished. 831 more words

Investigating the iPlayer

Who doesn’t love a good spin-off?

After the storming success of Negotiating Netflix so far (parts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5… 1,284 more words


Catching the Late Afternoon Sun

Wandered through the gardens yesterday, camera in hand.  Here’s how the light played. 356 more words

Grand Rapids Garden

What's wrong with undeserved things?

I’ve just finished reading “Great Expectations” by Charles Dickens. In the book a small village boy receives a great inheritance out of the blue, but this doesn’t bring him happiness. 875 more words


Déjà Muse

Facebook has recently introduced an ‘On this day in history’ facility which shows you posts and links you’ve shared in previous years. That’s probably not news to you. 754 more words

My Little World

Two Quotes

“I’ll tell you,” said she, in the same hurried passionate whisper, “what real love is. It is blind devotion, unquestioning self-humiliation, utter submission, trust and belief against yourself and against the whole world, giving up your whole heart and soul to the smiter – as I did!” 

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