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Long distance lamentations

Tweet He’s no longer with us. Waves of nostalgia crash over me leaving me reeling, staggering through the memories, hoping to grasp something to hold onto.   Today my Uncle Stavros died. My surrogate father in Greece. The man who … Continue reading

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Five Things I’m Grateful For

Tweet My beautiful friend, wonderful writer, literacy ambassador and all round amazing person Anita Heiss asked me to answer this question on her blog last month. I felt honoured and extremely grateful and decided to share with you all here … Continue reading

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FORSAKEN by Katherine Langrish

Tweet Just finished Katherine Langrish’s “Forsaken” which was inspired by a Danish legend and a poem “The Forsaken Merman” by Victorian poet Matthew Arnold and I feel my heart has been ripped in two. It’s quite a passionate story of … Continue reading

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