Tag Archives: Darjeeling

NaNoWriMo – End of week 1: summary and thoughts

Well I’ve made it through the first week of NaNoWriMo and I’m feeling pretty pleased with myself! 15,000 words written so far and I’ve not missed a day of uploading the latest story to my writeoutloud blog (although it has … Continue reading

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Return to Darjeeling – The mystery and magic of Time

All photos in this article post were taken by my son who retains copyright except where otherwise stated. A suitably dramatic title, I hope you appreciate, that could have come straight out of a 1940s science fiction comic – and … Continue reading

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Clubfoot Success

I’m still struggling away over a post I want to put on the blog but my first try was over 3,000 words and I figured that’s way too heavy. It may well become a 3 part minipost series or something … Continue reading

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School’s out for Summer (let the writing begin)

The school holidays are almost upon us at LAMB and I’m not sure if the children or the teachers are more excited about it. I certainly know that I am excited this year. This will be the first time that … Continue reading

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Minipost 15 – An Excellent English Accent

I gave some talks last weekend while staying in Whitehaven. After one of them, this lovely old chap came up to me and shook me warmly by the hand. “Thank you so much for that excellent talk” he said with … Continue reading

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