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As is usual when you travel, you discover things that are very different from home, and things that are similar, and things that are almost the same. In some ways, Finland seemed very similar to here – the people are … Continue reading

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After the WorldCon, we had a bit more than a week left in Helsinki – plenty of time to get to know the city a little better. So we went to see the sights. There were, of course, churches, among … Continue reading

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Here we are, rolling inexorably towards the end of the year and the longest night of the year, so here are a few odds and ends if you’re still looking for stuff to add into your personal mix of seasonal … Continue reading

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Another year is over – it really flew by… and today, my calendar reminded me, gently, that it is blogiversary day. I started this blog in December 2008, when I was starting to work freelance full-time, so it is turning … Continue reading

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If you’ve been wondering about the unannounced blog silence yesterday… that was because of a relapse into my childhood days. The little town where I grew up has a festivity each year, something like a country fair, perhaps – there’s … Continue reading

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There we are, Monday morning. Time to start telling you about all the things that happened during the blogging break… and the first thing is: our holidays. This year for our holidays, we went to England again. Now, me and … Continue reading

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I’m back from a wonderful and really relaxing summer holiday – we went for a canoe paddle to Lake Constance and had a really nice time there. Paddling is a slow, slow way to get around, so it gives the … Continue reading

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