Observations of life in the 21st century

Consider in speech bubble

Take time to savour the words

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September 15, 2013 • Observations

We shouldn’t be surprised with the amount of new words that stem from the digital world, in the latest update of the Oxford English Dictionary. The internet, social media and mobile phone technology all play a prominent part in our lives these days. We shop online, find out the weather and see how our friends… Read More ›

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A man of the people

(0) Lowry poster

He hasn’t always had a good press and some question his artistic talent but I find his pictures encapsulate a period of British history that sometimes gets overlooked. No pictures of great leaders or members of the aristocracy – they didn’t interest Lowry – but an insight into the working man and woman during our… Read More ›

Observations »

Take time to savour the words

(0) Consider in speech bubble

We shouldn’t be surprised with the amount of new words that stem from the digital world, in the latest update of the Oxford English Dictionary. The internet, social media and mobile phone technology all play a prominent part in our lives these days. We shop online, find out the weather and see how our friends… Read More ›

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Revisiting old friends

(2) moon tiger & return of native

Is it good to re-read books you fell in love with on first sight? I’m racing through Penelope Lively’s Moon Tiger for the second time, ready for next month’s book group meeting. I knew it would be an easier read for the sunny days – Hardy’s Return of the Native will have to wait until… Read More ›

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