Category Archives: Other stuff

Casanova – the ballet

As I’ve said before I love Northern Ballet because they’re such good storytellers, and Casanova was no exception. Based on Ian Kelly’s biography of Casanova, Kenneth Tindall (an ex-Northern Ballet dancer) created his very first full-length piece that moves from … Continue reading

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Launch of the WoMentoring Project. Exciting!

Today, Tuesday 15th April 2014, is the launch of the WoMentoring Project. It’s very exciting! I wish I was at a point in my writing where I was ready for a mentor because this just sounds brilliant. The project offers … Continue reading

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Eating well, tastily and cheap

I moved house last week. I’m hoping it’ll help speed my recovery up a bit because, for various reasons, the last place was just making me worse. Alas, this comes at a price, and means I’m on a much tighter … Continue reading

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Internet Things What I Like And That

Now that I’ve finished my slow-motion house move and unpack, I’ll get back to blogging.  In the meantime, here are some internet things… Open Culture http://www.openculture.com This website is amazing.  It has links to all sorts of free courses from … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

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More Secret Post Presents: NotAnotherBill.com

Another meandering around the internet led me to this shiny website: Not Another Bill. You just sign up (for yourself or as a gift for someone else) for however long you want at £15 a month.  You (or they) then … Continue reading

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Watch This: Into the Wild

Into the Wild is based on the true story of Chris McCandless, adapted from the book by Jon Krakauer. After graduating from college, Chris gives his life savings to charity, changes his name to ‘Alexander Supertramp’ and, ensuring no one … Continue reading

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