It’s like Widow Twankie’s in here! Plus some book news

Hello, how are you all? Hope you are well. I'm good, well, better. Was a tad unwell yesterday which meant missing out on a night out, but am so much better now. So what's been happening in your world? I've been busy with house stuff and trying to do my degree course (OU, English Literature … Continue reading It’s like Widow Twankie’s in here! Plus some book news

Somewhat windswept and interesting, plus book news

Yes, that's me looking somewhat bedraggled after taking the dogs out for a walk this morning at our local park. Boy was it windy and a bit wet. As I write this, the wind and rain are rattling against the windows. It's really cold outside and I am glad I am inside in the warmth. … Continue reading Somewhat windswept and interesting, plus book news

I love Mary Poppins but I’m not sure about P L Travers

Just finished watching Saving Mr Banks - we'd recorded it - and I quite enjoyed it. Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson were excellent in their respective roles at Walt Disney and P L Travers. It's quite a sad film. P L Travers seems to have had quite a hard early life with an alcoholic father … Continue reading I love Mary Poppins but I’m not sure about P L Travers