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Death by Digital

Image: DigitalAssetManagement.org.uk So, what d’you think of the new blog look? Not bad, eh? I’m very pleased with it. I fancied a new look, something quirkier and different. I particularly like the flash drive as the search bar! You know … Continue reading

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A Weekend for Moi

Image: http://www.visualphotos.com I must have had a good weekend because it seemed to last for ages. Last Friday already seems so far off in my mind that I have no doubt it was because of the amount I managed to … Continue reading

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The Problem with Teeth…

Image: The Telegraph Bad day’s writing and it was all down to my teeth. I’d felt smashing when I got up yesterday: fresh, alert and renewed as though I’d slept the perfect sleep. Basically, I went to work feeling brilliant … Continue reading

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Stepping Back for a Good View

Image: David Dewar Rewards Aplenty Felt dreadful all day yesterday. The weekend’s lack of sleep through the work put in at all hours of the day eventually took its toll. From the moment I woke up I felt out of … Continue reading

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What We Are

Image: Todd (Pennacook) It’s Friday and it’s October. The mornings are staying dark for longer and the evenings are getting dark earlier. Autumn is well underway and as I peer outside to the dim grey over Edinburgh’s spires and spider … Continue reading

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One Complete Manuscript

Image: Ranse Parker Over the past few days I imposed internet silence on my activities in order to focus on one important task: completing the manuscript of GREENER IS THE GRASS. And last night, I finished it. It’s a crashing … Continue reading

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Get Your Triposo Edinburgh Travel Guide Today

Image: Triposo I forgot to mention I received a citation for jury duty in November. I knew I’d be up for it at some point this year and was hoping to get a call to the High Court, but it … Continue reading

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A Dog’s Life

Image: iStock It had been put off a while but I allowed myself a bit of a lie in on Saturday morning. With no daughter about (she was at a friend’s house) the morning started slow and easy, which is … Continue reading

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The Beauty In Sadness

Image: Robert Jaffe Photography An emotional Friday, and one I was glad to be finished with so I could get the weekend going and put it behind me. I was at the day job, as usual, in the morning, but … Continue reading

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With The Family In Glasgow

Image: Destination 360 Sorry about that video I posted on Friday. When I first viewed it there wasn’t a problem but it seems, somewhere, someone has. Basically it was a witty wee display of two-tone nonsense that would have made … Continue reading

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