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Selling yourself

This started as piece about the need to sell yourself in job interviews and ended with a comment on language use….  Every time I get feedback, (“Ti angen gwerthu dy hun mwy. Ti angen gwerthu dy bwnc a dy ddoniau!“) … Continue reading

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Notes from Swansea 2

Writing from the Outcasts Box has to be the strangest place to sit, watch and write. An eighties track chimes in the background – not always loud enough to hear against the thuds and thunks of a workout . The … Continue reading

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Notes From Swansea

Swansea High St at night gave a fair imitation of a late summer evening. The trees still retained their leafy canopies and the evening air was comfortable. On Bethesda St, Matts Cafe held a pop up restaurant so we left … Continue reading

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Which is all about an Indian Summer

Indian summer noun   a period of unusually dry, warm weather occurring in late autumn. a period of happiness or success occurring late in life. Dictionary .com Other than a week in May, and some days in July, it was … Continue reading

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Which is about writing

I see that people have been looking at my blog to see if I’ve been writing – and I haven’t. Broadly speaking the ‘pesky dose of shingles’ that I wrote about elsewhere prefigured a bit of a skirmish with ill-health … Continue reading

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Gratitude

I subscribe to TUT notes which sends daily inspirational quotations. Sometimes they fit, at other times they haven’t.  Today’s goes like this: ‘Please tell anyone who wants to know, Anne, that a dream not followed by consistent action, however humble … Continue reading

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A day of delights

The day started out with ‘The Last Breakfast” meaning that this was the last chance I and a couple of friends could get together before my planned surgery next week. It was lovely – we had chance to swap notes … Continue reading

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