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A simple blog to occupy my time

I’m going to start with the Musical Challenge. The title of today’s post is taken from a lyric in the song, not the title as I have done with the other posts of #blogjune 2016. There’s a lovely sentiment intended … Continue reading

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All you need is a fulfilling career

It’s 4:30am. I’ve been awake for about a half an hour. I got 2 hours sleep before that. I’m sick and I’m tired and I’m full of asthma and cold medication. I don’t know if it’s the sleep deprivation or … Continue reading

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Still blogging after all these years

Today is 1st June, 2016. It marks the beginning of my 7th year of blogging every day in the month of June. #Blogjune, as it is known, has a great significance in my life. It is a time when I … Continue reading

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By way of apology

Sorry for not posting yesterday. I had a weird and busy day. My day began later than I would’ve liked and my first task upon arriving at work was an info lit session for a small working party. It was … Continue reading

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When I woke this morning I had a very clear picture of how I wanted the day to progress.  I would tackle the literature searches which had been set to one side so I could devote a decent amount of … Continue reading

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Achievement and belonging

What a day! Between illness, relationships, work, commitments and whatever else you want to throw into the mix, I’ve had a pretty rough trot of late.  I’ve been brought to the brink of my tolerances on a whole range of … Continue reading

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Ready? Set? Blog!

Today is an important day. It is the first day of winter in the Southern Hemisphere.  It is the birthday of Marilyn Monroe, Morgan Freeman and Blessed Edmund Rice.  It is the anniversary of the deaths of Yves Saint Laurent … Continue reading

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