Saturday, January 24, 2015

Corrie Weekly Update - bus crash week

I've been writing Coronation Street weekly updates since 1995 and this week's Coronation Street update has just gone live here
 
This week on Corrie, it was bus crash week.

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Sunday, January 18, 2015

Mr Blue Sky


Today's picture from our walk on the beach. A cold day of just two degrees with the tiniest hint of warmth struggling to reach the earth from a watery sun. And then this, in the grey of the sky and the steel of the sea - a sliver of blue sky in the shiver of a day.

On the way home from the walk, spoke to someone who has a friend spending winter in Tenerife. And yet, there are joys to be had on cold, winter days such as these and I wouldn't have missed today, here in the cold, frosty and ice-covered north-east, for the world.
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Saturday, January 17, 2015

Corrie Weekly Update - January 17 2015

I've been writing Coronation Street weekly updates since 1995 and this week's Coronation Street update has just gone live here
 
This week on Corrie, Gail accepts a proposal. Again. 

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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Midweek mindfulness

Pictures taken today in the middle of the week.


Beach walk, mid-morning.  The sun was shining and even had some heat in it yet there was frost on the pavements. Unbelievably, there were also three swimmers in the sea.

A tiny shell on tiny grains of sand.

And back home, to the garden, to a solitary and very determined crocus. Spring is on its way.
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Saturday, January 10, 2015

Corrie Weekly Update - ridicule is nothing to be scared of

I've been writing Coronation Street weekly updates since 1995 and this week's Coronation Street update has just gone live here
 
This week on Corrie, we learned that ridicule is nothing to be scared of.

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Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Squashing pebbles in the sand


I'm going for walks on the beach a lot. Almost every day since December 3rd last year, I've walked for an hour on the beach. I walk one way, turn around, and walk back.  And every day the beach looks different.  I especially love walking on damp sand in heavy walking boots, squashing pebbles into the sand.

The two pictures were taken today, a winter day on the beach. The sun was shining with just the tiniest bit of warmth coming from it. But it's warmth that reaches into my very soul.
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Monday, January 05, 2015

Grand Hotel UK fan website

 
For fans of the Spanish language soap opera Gran Hotel, I've created the UK's only fan website. 

Grand Hotel, as it's known in the UK, is billed as the Spanish Downtown Abbey but it is oh, so much more. 

Find out what it's all about at http://grandhotelfans.blogspot.co.uk/

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