Category Archives: Books

Reading …

… update … it has not been how I have spent my days, started that beautiful book but the aching beauty has proved too much to keep going, it was too close to home in so many ways, will dip … Continue reading

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Reading is …

… or rather was a reliable escape into a world of someone else’s imagination or life. When did I stop reading? Why did I stop reading? How do I start reading again? I have plans … I’ll read all day … Continue reading

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My prize …

A morning in town listening to Damon Young speak on Reading and collecting my books. Now I have to work out which How to class I’d like to go to! And find out what Bibliotherapy is!      A room with … Continue reading

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I won a prize!

And I’m quite excited as it all centres around reading, which I have spent the last two weeks of my holiday rediscovering! Yay me!

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Today’s coffee bought to you by …

Mr Hendricks in Balwyn …  a late breakfast, the Readings Monthly and a pen. Time to circle some books!   

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Something discovered …

… via Brain Pickings … a TED talk that made me nod and smile and decide to find her book. TED Talk Brene Brown The Power of Vulnerability

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Mike …

… look what I saw today …    A few weeks ago I saw something similar and it reminded me of a story I was read as a child.  I was at a conference recently about wellbeing and a speaker … Continue reading

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The power went out …

… so I went to the cafe.            I started a new book, The Little Paris Bookshop – am enjoying reading again!

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Today …

… I had a hot chocolate and read a book … of course my mind is now concentrating enough for reading, I’m off back to work! My new glasses help, no more screwing up my eyes and stretching out my … Continue reading

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A rest between …

… the four Thursday appointments.           Long macchiato and blueberry and coconut square hanging with me and Julia.

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