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Insights: Intuition and Scientific.

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On the morning of July 13th, 1973 I gave birth to a daughter whose back was covered with fine, dark downy hair. Once noted, with her wrapped and in cot, I slept to dream of a family; Neanderthal parents and child standing on a slope below which was a high […]

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Wordle Week 2022 May 25-29

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Wordle 338 4/6 ⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜ ⬜⬜⬜🟨⬜ 🟨🟩⬜🟨🟨 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 HINGE Wordle 339 6/6 ⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜ ⬜🟩🟨⬜⬜ ⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜ ⬜🟩🟨⬜⬜ 🟩🟩⬜🟩⬜ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 ALBUM Wordle 340 5/6 ⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜ ⬜⬜⬜🟨⬜ ⬜🟩🟩🟩🟩 🟨🟩🟩⬜🟩 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 VOUCH Wordle 341 5/6 ⬜⬜🟨⬜🟨 🟨⬜🟨⬜🟨 ⬜🟨🟩🟨🟨 🟨🟨🟩⬜🟨 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 ASSET Wordle 342 X/6 🟨⬜⬜⬜🟨 ⬜🟨🟨⬜⬜ ⬜🟨🟩⬜⬜ 🟩🟨🟩🟨⬜ 🟩🟨🟩⬜⬜ 🟩🟨🟩🟨⬜ TIARA Wordle 343 4/6 ⬜⬜🟩🟨⬜ […]

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Sometimes I worry myself

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Unit inspection: Passed. Permission to hang another picture: given. Always a solution to wobbly legs. Dripping sweat. With effort or fear?   As organised as I am ever likely to get, SO spend some time on #Writing now the country is in good hands. Time to explore the effects of […]

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Cheshire Novel Feedback form 2022

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  Name of novel: Mixed fortunes   Dear Isabel   We really enjoyed reading your work. Your novel was read four times and the feedback given is a culmination of all written feedback.   What our readers enjoyed about your work: The opening scene encourages the reader to ask questions. […]

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IF then SHOULD? (2)

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In a flurry of ‘the common good’, I willingly signed the form to approve donation of my son’s kidneys. (At the time I thought for the kidneys, but it was pointed out to me by a heart recipient, that the approval would have covered all organs.) I did mention , […]

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IF then SHOULD? (1)

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This thought led to my abandoning the work on a novel about heart transplants. The trouble was I had done too much research to have my head maintain a simple tale: child receives heart from acephalous baby – next needed donor hear (toddler drowned in family pool) not suitable (hidden […]

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Unknown items while waiting for the yet unknowable

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Many hours sorting all the pictures gathered over the years and four or five uploadings to  upgraded computers. So far duplicates within family phot files found and deleted. Retained are a couple of pictures the origins of which I have no idea, but I cannot bring myself to delete them. […]

Idle or cogitating?

Sorting and emerging contents

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Trying to escape files being automatically (even in not wanted) to One Drive. Faced with many files handed from one computer to another I know there are many duplicates spread over two external hard drives as well as main drive. SO …. purchased 5T drive and patiently ensuring I have […]