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Bookbinding

In the interests of adding to my notebook hoard, today I attended “An introduction to bookbinding” at leeds college of art with Nephew A( after much dropping of hints ), and spent several hours learning the basics...

Beware the Ides…

I started writing this on sunday, but didn’t hit the publish button, so we’ll keep the title. If i want to stick with the roman theme I only have Nones, Ides and Kalends to pick...

I’ve committed Haiku

A week ago at work, I attended an optional course about using consistent, audience appropriate language for my work related written communications. It was a “webinar” type thing, looking at language, favourite words, and the tone...

HouseKeeping…

Not actual housekeeping. Heck no. That would involve pledge and dusters and the dyson, and too many flights of stairs. I’m not saying I shouldn’t tidy up, but I came to sit at my desk...

Eye Eye!

Some funky shenanigans going on. (Thats what buying organic free range eggs gets you – surprised looking chickens if this lot is anything to go by) Parental units tried to tell me the taters were...