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Time traveling…

Tregothnan Estate is where quality tea is produced. We had a walk around the gardens then had a tea tasting. Then we went onto Charlestown and after that onto Fowey which is simply charming!

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Traveling for inspiration…

I’m certain that Port Isaac has been a sought after destination long before Doc Marin graced the township. It is a magical little fishing based village, with narrow streets and quaint cottages.

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Interview with Belinda Murrell

Courtesy of The English Tour blog https://theenglishtutorblog.wordpress.com/2017/01/08/author-interview-with-belinda-murrell/#like-252 No prizes for guessing I love good Australian authors, and when this popped into my inbox I had to share it. Particularly, as I was so engrossed with a speaker at Somerset Literary … Continue reading

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My Year in books 2016 Goodreads

The following list does not include unpublished manuscripts I’ve read for writing friends. I’m now reflecting on the year and how much I have accomplished and how much more I hope to have done. It’s been one of those learning … Continue reading

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Hazel Barker books info …

I’m delighted that Hazel enjoyed my review of her book. I’ve now added her other books on my Goodreads to read list. This is her comment about my review of Heaven Tempers the Wind – Story of a War Child. … Continue reading

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Heaven Tempers the Wind Book review by Jill Smith

Book Review by Jill Smith©Oct16 Title: Heaven Tempers the Wind – Story of a War Child Author: Hazel Barker Publisher: Armour Books This is a memoir of a lovely lady I know through the Writers club. Hazel is a gentle … Continue reading

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Two sleeps to Somerset, Yay!!

It’s getting close. Somerset Celebration of Literature 2016 is nearly here! On Wednesday I’ll be going to the sessions of P J Tierney, Nikki Gemmell, Frances Watts, Lian Tanner and Deborah Abela. On Thurstday I’ll be doing the rounds of … Continue reading

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