Category Archives: Thoughts

How I blog now.

After almost a decade of churning out words on the interwebz, I’ve been looking at how my personal style of blogging has changed. I began way back in 2006, when LiveJournal was still relatively common for those who wanted to … Continue reading

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Missing in action

I’m not sure where last week went but I’m horribly behind with blog posts. Actually, I do know what happened – we’re considering moving house and so large chunks of last week were taken up with meetings with lawyers and … Continue reading

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Winter is coming – plans for the rest of 2015

I love September. It’s been a while since I was studying anything but it still feels like a time of new beginnings, of fresh opportunities, of renewed energy. A time for pencil-sharpening and planning and setting goals. It’s also when … Continue reading

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Dear Francesca – on epilepsy and motherhood

Dear Francesca Forgive me if I’m sticking my nose in, but in your Times column* last weekend you asked ‘can I be a good mother if I suffer from seizures?’ and your words took me back almost sixteen years to … Continue reading

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Hopes and aspirations for 2015

There’s something about the phrase “New Year Resolutions” that sounds rather rigid, destined to fall at the first fence.  Having thought about what I learnt in 2014, rather I’ve made a list of plans and hopes and intentions for 2015.  … Continue reading

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