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Zennor Mermaid

Here’s a little tale from my past travels to Cornwall. Way down west, a hefty stone’s throw from Land’s End there is a little village called Zennor. I’ve mentioned it before in my A-Z lightning tour of England. In the…

Ellie’s Treasures

My son Louis tried to warn me off Twitter when I re-engaged with it last year. ‘It’s full of toxic people’ he told me. I’m glad to say that this has not been my experience at all. I love how…

Evans Sent

Journalling is a hot topic in mental health these days. A quick swizz round Google shows that it can be used in a myriad of ways. There’s evidence that it’s good for connecting to your inner person and as a…

Fairy

I’m not sure that I would like to have unlimited money to have anything I wanted. It would be very difficult to treat yourself if everything was on tap. When I buy something out of the ordinary it’s a special…

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This is a photo of my nan, Esther Elizabeth Parry, taken in the 1920s. Beautiful wasn’t she? Now I know where I get my film star good looks from! She died when I was about eleven before she was seventy.…