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Reflections on being a Dog-owning Writer: The first Term Break

Easter has come and so has Spring. British weather never exactly ‘blooms’ into sunshine as such – the rain is an ever-persistent hindrance – but at least the sun is coming out and when it does, everything is beautiful. Things … Continue reading

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Reflections on being a dog-owning writer: The first four weeks

It’s been a rough ride over the last few weeks; some reasons are personal others less so. Over the last week we’ve been reeling from the shock announcement that the school my kids attend is to close at the end … Continue reading

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Reflections on being a dog-owning writer: The first week

I’m writing this one-handed and very slowly because a certain young lady is using my other hand as a pillow. Sure enough, I’ve been up with her since 5:30 and after having a mad play session to use up some … Continue reading

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Reflections on being a dog-owning writer: The first day

That ‘never again’ moment has occurred. Again. Yesterday we bought a new puppy. Doing so was a touch-and-go affair. I didn’t go into writing to get rich, I went into writing because it was something I’ve had an urge to … Continue reading

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