Category Archives: Communications

Best Books of 2018

These are the best books I read in 2018. Some were published earlier than this, but were read by me in this year. Because I am blind they were all read to me, either by a friend or on audiobook, … Continue reading

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In the Beginning was the Word

Some words are useful, like dog and tea, and some words are really nice, like hope and bonfire. Some words are pretty and frivolous, like petticoat and jubilee. I’m not talking about what the words actually mean. It’s the sound … Continue reading

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In Memoriam

I have just been knocked sideways, by the news of the death of a friend. She was my Greek teacher and a remarkable person, with a ready laugh and one of those mischievous twinkles you can hear in some voices. … Continue reading

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