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The Books of Women
The Books of Women

Books o' Women: a diverse array from the library inspired by my mum Dearest Pal, How are you keeping? You haven't sent me a postcard yet. I check everyday. I will send you a special postcard in reply, just as soon as yours arrives. Or I'll send postcards to you, like...

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The Books of Men
The Books of Men

Dearest Friend, Yes, this letter is long overdue. Please believe me when I say I’ve written a thousand letters in my head and have stacked them in my mind palace. They were all addressed to you. They were all about my early influences. The books which made me the...

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The Stories of My Seven Skies
The Stories of My Seven Skies

Portrait of the author as a mid life peony. It is hard to write these days. I'm doing another amazing blog course with Kerry Clare and if I wasn't, I don't know if I could even manage to write my name on a page or type a title of a book, or write to a friend. I walk...

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