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Let me start by saying I don't sit in the sun. Don't get me wrong I do like the sun, that beautiful big yellow thing in the sky, I'm just not a sit or lie in the sun kind of person. So, when I ended up with a BCC in the crease of my nose I couldn't u...

 The World In A SelfieAn Inquiry into the Tourist AgeBy Marco D'ramo Published in English in 2021Press ReleaseWe were all tourists at some point in our lives. So, why did we look down on people taking selfies in front of the Tower of Pisa? What...

 That's Sew BelleLet me introduce you to That's Sew Belle handmade clothing by showing you some of their amazing products. All handmade. From their Facebook page: At That's Sew Belle we aim to provide quality custom clothing and accessories...

 The Curse of Mary Ann CottonSynopsis from back of the book:In October 1872, Mary Ann Cotton was arrested for poisoning her Stepson, Charles Edward Cotton, at their home in West Auckland County Durham England. The truth only came to light once M...

  A couple of weeks ago I ventured into my local Coop wearing a T-shirt I had designed - to support the social distancing rule - called 'I Need My 2 Metres Space'. Manager Helen Whitfield got in touch with me asking if my online store sold...

If Cats Could Talk…  Would They Cry? By Anatoli Scholz Published 28th May 2020 A modern ‘Metamorphosis’ that speaks to the themes of our time – isolation, identity and desperation for connection An entertaining n...

A video my niece Amy 'Lizzie' Addison put together for the Sandra Welsh School of Dance during Lockdown. She made it because all the children were missing their dance classes, and seeing each other during lockdown. My great niece Isabelle t...