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75 Days to skiing, let’s get fit

  With thanks to the Telegraph, how to get fit for skiing. Find the perfect knee position Watch Octopus Clinic video 85 shows the knee position exercise in more detail. Find the perfect pelvis, hip and back position Watch Octopus Clinic video 84 shows … Continue reading

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Pockets are a feminist issue

Pockets are a feminist issue. I found the perfect pair of trousers in Penny’s recently. Black velvet, long enough for my legs, and most important, with pockets. I got home, tried them on and they were comfortable and flattering. So … Continue reading

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Anna Karenina, or the Wicked Woman

I went to see Anna Karenina in the Abbey Theatre last night. As I expected, it was a stunning play. The scenes were lighting swift, the snow was copious, the actors were beautiful. And every male character in it was … Continue reading

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If Men Breastfed…    

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Dating advice for adults in the real world

Hi Auntie Eileen, I’m a guy who is a bit shy and socially awkward. I want to meet women for casual, friends-with-benefits type relationships. No commitments or expectations. I don’t want to lead anyone on, but I want to practice … Continue reading

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The Perfect Plot

Originally posted on pubparlor:
I’m clearly milking my crit group partners for good blog posts (hi, guys!). A while ago, one of the members of the critique group in which I participate joked that he’d bring the first page of his…

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Because you’re having too much fun on a Bank Holiday weekend

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