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marilyn-jaye-lewis's picture
Oct.29.2011
Why yes, I have thoughts. But first things first: I'm going down to the kitchen to grab today's first cup of coffee... Coffee obtained. Next thing: The image below was just sent to me by George & Daryl in Bristol. This poster was tacked to the wall in the Hillside Pub there and I totally fell...
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Oct.19.2011
Okay, the trip is winding it's way down. I will be spending today doing the final touches on my presentation for Friday night. Tomorrow we are spending the day sightseeing in Bath. Then either Thursday evening or Friday morning, we are heading back to London, this time staying the entire weekend....
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Oct.16.2011
Well, I have been gaining a little more success with posting photos on my main blog (so far the photos are mostly of the various wonderful cats who have been hosting my visit here in England!!) My photos are enormous, so I've been getting some help with trying to re-size them. okay, most of you...
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Aug.24.2011
Spent the morning so far getting everything booked for my trip. The transportation to and from the Paris airport; the flight from Paris to Bristol. Don't you just love that feeling that everything is organized and ready to go? Of course, you get to these airports and it all goes haywire, but I'...
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Jul.19.2011
Sometimes the world seems to be even more insane than usual. Here in my small corner, the BBC's decision to cut its short story programming to once a week, beginning in November, which is NATIONAL SHORT STORY WEEK, smacks of complete lunacy. If you are a short story lover, please add your name...
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Nov.04.2010
One of the great pleasures of novel-writing is the research which, for almost every book, ought to bring the writer to investigate different areas of inquiry. To become a swift expert in something others might spend all their lives studying.That’s why I’ve taken up my sword.I’m working on a...
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Jun.20.2009
I returned home from a book signing for 'The Wonderful Demise of Benjamin Arnold Guppy' at Borders in Bristol about three hours ago, after a very productive five hours of exposing the good people of the city to all things Guppy. The store has a really laid back and friendly atmosphere and the staff...
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Apr.04.2009
I've just returned from a book signing at Waterstone's, at the Galleries in Bristol, and I had an excellent time. Once again, I met some lovely people (and some slightly fruity ones), and heard about more mad neighbours and the utterly outrageous things they get up to. I was on the news on Heart FM...