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Ginger – a happy accident?

It all started by accident. I bought some root ginger to make a cake ready for holiday but the food mixer broke down and the cake didn’t get made. After the holiday the mixer was fixed and I went to … Continue reading

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Not Before Breakfast!

Can’t believe that! It’s impossible. But, if we pay heed to Lewis Carroll’s White Queen, then believing impossible things is an art to be learned. Enough practice and, like her, we might be able to believe six impossible things before … Continue reading

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Study in blue

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Ararat

As a rather weird side effect of email not working, I found myself browsing through my old website. And found the following: Genetics on Ararat In order to avoid the nuclear fallout from world war III, Mr Noah took his … Continue reading

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Who calls?

I walk through life No, I run, I hop, I skip However, I travel I am no longer where I was But sometimes I sit And time just passes by In my mind Or in my heart I can return … Continue reading

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What defines you?

Walking along, thinking of someone I know Wondering, what would they say Was the most important thing about them? If they had to decide what one fact defined them What would it be? One thing, they talk about Over and … Continue reading

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What if?

W is for What if? What if the Emperor’s new clothes were real But invisible to those who didn’t believe? What if the ‘enlightening’ words were not truth But ignorance? What if we all ran after the ‘new wisdom’ But … Continue reading

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Persistence, providence and prayer

Lucy’s P is persist. I quote: I can’t let go. I must persist with this. Some small part of me believes that in some small way it might be what I’m made for. I never so much persisted with writing as it … Continue reading

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I & P

Inspiration and perspective Start at A and Z is too far off But I didn’t start at A I came in at L… Can you hear the penny drop? Creaky cogs start to turn? No need to progress In a … Continue reading

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ZYX

Zymotic – lets rescue the term from Victorian pathology and apply the Greek idea of fermentation to the fermenting of ideas Yearning – has definitely been my inspiration for writing in the past. When life has peace, joy and contentment … Continue reading

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