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Sick leave –>

Day 86. 76 pages, 31,989 words. Well timed onset of delightful stomach cramping and general poop-bugness. I’ll take a little break and be back with you all for the next part as soon as my brain is working again. – … Continue reading

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Weekend hijinks

Day 32. 90 pages, 40,154 words. I had a write night last night – I wrote my weekend’s blog posts in my spare moments – but didn’t get much down. I’m going to flatline for the weekend, in terms of … Continue reading

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Well, looks like an Umbridge

Day 31. 88 pages, 39,492 words. Good denizens of the Hatstand, allow me to introduce Australia’s new Prime Minister-designate. Unfortunately, it looks like this bloke is far more of an Umbridge than a nice harmless lunatic. More a Pence than … Continue reading

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The sleepless crazies

Day 29. 83 pages, 37,711 words. I’ve been getting up early the past … three mornings to get a bit of writing done before I have to drive Toop to daycare and myself to work. It’s actually been pretty good … Continue reading

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Saturday chuckles

Day 25. 74 pages, 33,332 words. Yes, I could have written one extra word but then what sort of a friend to OCD people would I be? That’s enabling, that is. This weekend I’m just dropping a couple of funny … Continue reading

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Last Leg

Day 21. 60 pages, 27,338 words. So what’s happened lately? Well, Boris Johnson compared women in burqas to bank robbers and letterboxes. And Rowan Atkinson, just to jump on the bandwagon of cherished British comedians and personalities I’m mildly let … Continue reading

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Housekeeping

Day 20. 52 pages, 23,054 words. After a fun but very busy weekend, it’s almost relaxing to be back at work. The whole gang’s back from summer holidays and starting to ramp up. Not a lot to report though. The … Continue reading

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