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Who should I talk about today then?

June 21, 2016

Initially, I was quite ambitious and enthusiastic about this. If you recall the note I left you on my About Page, you may recall that I have a close interest in what other people are doing or what they have achieved in life. My mission was to talk about anonymous men and women such as ourselves over and above the obviously well-known and famous ones from our short histories. Now, my memory is not by any means short, but as I laid my fingers to the keyboard tonight, my mind suddenly went blank.

So, by the time you’ve had a chance to leave me with your own suggestions, It might be too much too late. While I look forward to reading about who inspired you today, or who from the past remains your hero or heroine, let me rush on with a whirlwind tour of the who’s who in our world from the present and the past. It should be fun, really, because thoughts will be coming thick and fast like a flash in the pan, and in this short space and time left to me, I may not be able to squeeze any more famous faces in here. That’s where you’ll be taking over from me, I would hope. Continue Reading…

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How bookworms can save money and earn more

June 21, 2016

I am going to tell you something that may shock some of you. Not by any means an unusually different woman, I cannot and don’t drive a car.

Apparently there are psychological reasons for this, but time, money and space does not allow for an extensive explanation on this conundrum that does affect a minority of men and women, mostly women, one might add. I could rather begin this post with a positive affirmation that, yes; someday I will be driving my own little car. And, of course, there are a number of positive but necessary reasons for wanting to do this. Continue Reading…