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One Of Those ‘Sorry For My Lack Of Blogs’ Post

It has been a while since I wrote anything or updated my blog, unless you count my quick post election rant, which I felt was completely justified, given the shock of the results. I wish I had some amazing excuse … Continue reading

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A Word, A Book, Day 11. (Popcorn)

Inkheart by Cornelia Funke is a beautifully written story that tells the tale of a young girl and her father’s enchanting voice that takes down the barrier between the fictional world and reality. When Meggie’s father reads out loud the … Continue reading

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A Word, A Book, Day 5. (Rain)

“So I walked back to my room and collapsed on the bottom bunk, thinking that if people were rain, I was drizzle and she was a hurricane.” Rain is one of the most beautiful things I know. On a rainy … Continue reading

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A Word, A Book, Day 4. (Milkshakes)

Milkshake. This one was always going to be a difficult one as milkshake doesn’t really stand out to me in terms of intense emotion, so instead I decided to take a more literal approach to day 4 and think of … Continue reading

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A Word, A Book, Day 3. (Passion)

Jarod Kintz wrote that “If loving someone is putting them in a straitjacket and kicking them down a flight of stairs, then yes, I have loved a few people.” True love is passion; it isn’t perfect. Being truly passionate about something … Continue reading

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A Word, A Book, Day 2. (Flower)

For me the word flower brings connotations of delicacy, beauty, nature and fragility, which is why for day 2 of the challenge I have chosen Handle With Care by Jodi Picoult. Handle With Care tells the story of a young girl born … Continue reading

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The Faults in the Film

It’s no secret that once you’ve read a book the film could never live up to your expectations. No matter how beautifully the entire thing is put together, there’s just some intricate details that made it to your imagination that … Continue reading

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