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December 2006

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Christmas Day (In Pictures)

Christmas Day Clothes Originally uploaded by shepline on 25 Dec ’06, 5.07pm GMT PST. Christmas Dog Originally uploaded by shepline on 25 Dec ’06, 5.08pm GMT PST. I’m watching you Originally uploaded by shepline on 25 Dec ’06, 5.08pm GMT…

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Additionally…

I have completed the second draft of chapter four of Blood & Fire;. Or to put it another way, I have now revised 52 of 406 pages… 😉

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The Twenty-third Day of Advent

1. The 100 hour fog finally lifted today, well mostly, leaving behind it a damp, cold day that lingered long, and heavy. Not to get downheartened though we took Barney for a good walk and blew those cobwebs away before…

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The Nineteenth Day of Advent

1. Christmas Lights. On the whole I’m a big fan of Christmas lights. Christmas lights can be tasteful and festive and fun. There is a house in Islip which I pass every day on the way back from work, which…

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The Eighteenth Day of Advent

1. This morning, upon coming downstairs I found the little Icelandic warrior removed from the second shelf above the desk, and in the armchair. Upon replacing him to his shelf I discovered that my Nutcracker soldier was also missing, but…

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The Seventeenth Day of Advent

1. Not as productive a weekend as I might have hoped, or at least not as a productive Sunday… I did do some novel revision, although I didn’t finish chapter three. That said, I *might* have finished chapter three. When…

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Addendum (nativity)

A few weeks ago, a BBC producer emailed me to ask my permission to use some of my images in a photo gallery on their website. I said yes, but thought that it was just one or two photos amongst…

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The Fifteenth Day oif Advent: the December meme

On the twelfth day of Christmas, shepline sent to me… Twelve thoughts wondering Eleven trees writing Ten cats a-cooking Nine aspergers camping Eight woods a-reading Seven castles a-smiling Six myths a-gardening Five fa-a-a-aery tales Four sigur ros Three fountain pens…

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Now I understand…

Back on the flip side of summer I tried to start watching the re-imagined series of Battlestar Galactica when Sky Three started showing it. However, for reasons best known only to themselves, the powers at be decided not to show…

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