Monthly Archives: April 2014

Blog update

Amongst other nightmares the past few days I have been wrestling with the software to send out the first Silent Eye e-newsletter. We hope to be able to send them our three or four times a year. For now, though, … Continue reading

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To flea or not to flea….

There is no rush to get out of here and join the mad race towards the town. It is early yet and I am, at best, a reluctant visitor to the rat race of Saturday morning shoppers. I glance in … Continue reading

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Oh now…

Oh now, that’s just ridiculous! After this morning’s post, WordPress just wished me happy anniversary for the blog. Three years to the day and I hadn’t even realised. 🙂 How’s that for a coincidence?

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River of the Sun

River of the Sun:  The Silent Eye workshop for Spring 2015 Dates:  Weekend of 24-26 April, 2015.  Location:  The lovely Nightingale Centre, Great Hucklow, Derbyshire Dales.   Egypt 1290 BCE It is three generations since Egypt was torn apart by the rule of … Continue reading

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Blogging – a personal journey

I woke this morning to a little bit of magic. A number. 2010. It is, in a lot of ways, a magical and life changing number for me. Let me explain… I’d had a particular presence online for a few … Continue reading

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I wander downstairs in search of tea and toast, anything to stop the nausea that results from several sleepless nights. The dog raises her head and one eyebrow from her secure place under the table as if to say, “Have … Continue reading

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Wet feet …

“Aargh! Go, go go…!” That was the reception accorded to the dripping figure in the doorway. I closed the door on the screams and loud music. A few moments later… fairly desperate… I opened it again… “NOOOO! GO AWAY!” Disconsolate … Continue reading

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Easter Monday Freebies

Originally posted on The Magical World of G. Michael Vasey:
Happy Easter from me. On Easter Monday and just for the day, you can grab a Kindle version of my first two books of poetry for FREE…. Don’t miss it!…

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We are One – Land of the Exiles

There are photos… a fair few of them. Many, sadly, too grainy to post…which is a crying shame. Some I wouldn’t dare post without permission. I even forgot to take one of the cake when it was lit, but I … Continue reading

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The bionic son

Yesterday I drove my son to Cambridge. It is a two hour drive from here, a long way, you might think, to go for a physio appointment. But this was something a bit different. Nick was stabbed through the brain … Continue reading

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