It’s been a weird time to be a woman. Here in the UK we’re approaching the 100 year anniversary of women gaining the right to vote. We’ve seen women come together for movements such as #Metoo. All of this against the backdrop of women’s refuges…

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I’ve tried to write this post at least four times, but I’m hoping that this second glass of wine will help make it flow. After all, what excuses do I have? At the start of 2017 I promised myself (again) I was really going to…

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Tony Bennet left his heart in San Francisco, and this winter I have well and truly left mine in Hawarth. Though, like any responsible owner I am visiting regularly – probably too regularly, but what ya gonna do? If any of you are literary buffs…

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Confession: I bought this book, without really knowing what it was about. All I know was that it was appearing all over Twitter, everyone loved it and it was a bit of a self-help book. What can I say? I’m easily influenced when it comes…

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