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December 2008

December 9, 2008

And so it is Advent Sunday and the beginning of the Christmas season in all its mystery and strangeness. Already in the Cotswolds it has begun to snow, and in my studio my stove is flaring red, and through the […]

November 2008

November 9, 2008

Yippee! No more moose Mom! Sarah Palin is back in Alaska! How happy are we? God Bless America! You did it! This is surely a turning point for the whole world. I had not realised how the Bush years were […]

October 2008

October 9, 2008

What are we going to do about Sarah Palin? As far as I am concerned it will be like having the late Mrs Winterson in the White House; something she would have enjoyed hugely, but the rest of us, less […]

September 2008

September 9, 2008

This is the time of year I love best. It is probably because it is my birthday season, and whatever else is happening, did happen, I think I was very happy to be born. My advice to anyone is, get born. […]

August 2008

August 9, 2008

All right, I admit it, I have been avoiding the website. Actually I have been avoiding as much as possible that isn’t my kids’ book because I love writing it, and once again, work has saved me, in the sense […]