Tag Archives: politics

Okay, politics then

Day 111. 130 pages, 56,667 words. Again, you’re welcome for that extra word. Quick one today, since I’m between stories. The US had their mid-term elections last week, which a lot of people have been looking forward to since Trump … Continue reading

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Interlude: Form One Lane

Day 83. 72 pages, 29,572 words. Ran out of steam a bit and had this interlude bubbling under, so here you go. I’ve been commuting lately, and it inspired me to create this Twitter thread. I threw it down in graphical form … Continue reading

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Being pro-Brexit means you are probably racist. And that’s okay.

Day 63. 27 pages, 8,516 words. Sorry about the clickbait title, but I’m going somewhere with this. Bear with me. Over the past year or two, I’ve had a lot of very stupid and counter-productive arguments about Brexit. And to … 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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Sunday chuckles

Day 26. 77 pages, 34,702 words. Oh dear God. This bit of genius crossed my Facebook feed the other day and I felt it deserved some accolades. What a wonderful job, and … just … what a crazy, hilarious species … Continue reading

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Friday slacktivism: Punching Nazis, revisited

Day 24. 69 pages, 31,114 words. Today it was the turn of my esteemed associate Mr. ThePatriot, Esq., to send me an interesting bit of media that I decided to share. This was a fascinating interview and as far as … Continue reading

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