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More 48th

If you are a reader who has worked out that I usually post on a Sunday, (clever you, because I never said so) please scroll down a couple of posts as I am photographing dolls as and when I get … Continue reading

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Dressing you sir.

Have you ever wondered what a fortnight’s work looks like? Like this Doesn’t look much does it?  All 48th scale flexible men, mostly workers of one sort or another.  There are a couple carrying pigs and one with a big … Continue reading

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Getting ready for the Min.

It doesn’t change.  It’s amazing really, in a world where change is the only constant, it doesn’t change. That’s incredible really because it doesn’t change no matter how soon I start or how late. The absolute minute I really get … Continue reading

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Three weeks.

I’m getting quite superstitious about writing down how long it is to Miniatura because recently, the minute I do this bits drop off me and I don’t get to be there. However it is three weeks to go, I am … Continue reading

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Knickers

Many people could not contemplate adventuresWithout wearing knickers from Marks and Spencers. Gentlemen on building sites, ladies in parksAll wearing shreddies from Spencer and Marks. People sitting down in chairs, people on the hopAll buying underwear in the same shop. … Continue reading

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Tyrannosaurus Licks.

Pity the poor dinosaur, found in many landsWith those stonking great big leggiesAnd such tiny little hands.   It could never be a model, despite being so tallIt wouldn’t suit a pencil skirtor skinny jeans at all. It couldn’t hobble … Continue reading

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Gone with the wind.

The OH received a threat of insulin from the doctor if he didn’t lose some weight. Being himself he went completely overboard.  First he went on the wagon (not completely, there has been quite a bit of riding on the … Continue reading

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My big break.

It will be a year this weekend since my big break. At the time, as you know, I just kept going.  I was nearly a week in hospital with a broken arm on two hourly morphine until the surgeon with … Continue reading

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Old friends.

Do you prefer old friends or new friends? I am in the process, maybe, of making some new friends.  I have started a writer’s group.  I found a group locally, went to one meeting but it folded because the lady … Continue reading

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I’m a writer.

I’m aware that you may know this already.  It’s not exactly hidden. I have written stuff ever since someone put a pencil in my hand.  I was a published child poet, won prizes and filled the school magazine with poetry.  … Continue reading

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