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Entries from October 2008

The curse of the collector

October 26th, 2008 · 1 Comment

I am an enthusiastic (obsessed) collector of anything from my childhood. In addition to this I am passionate about books, preferably first edition consisting again of anything from my childhood, along with a more eclectic grown up range of genres and authors.  I am a ‘spirited’ collector – as hunting stalking and scoring the kill […]

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Tale telling – the unusal stories parents tell their children

October 12th, 2008 · No Comments

To this day I am haunted by the stories my family told me whilst I was growing up.  Old wives tales, white lies, urban legend, superstition, folk lore.  Or how about we remove the sugar coating and call it plain old BS! I am certain that everyone remembers being told a story or two from […]

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