[CANCER] Death – It’s on my mind … especially after the death of @Rachael_Hodges #BreastCancer

I woke up early this morning (unusual) and sketched out the idea for this blog post, noting that Rachael Bland's last tweet had struck a chord (and not just with me).  In the words of the legendary Frank S - I’m afraid the time has come my friends. And suddenly. I’m told I’ve only got days. It’s very surreal. Thank you so much for all the support I’ve received. Debs and lozz will continue with…

#EmptyShelf18: August Reads

In August I read: Crown of Laurel by Lucy Gordon My rating: 3 of 5 stars I don’t know quite what I thought of this book - I thought it was very well written - but heavy on the sex scenes. I’d picked it up because the cover looked like a Georgette Heyer book ... but it’s certainly not a cheerful book like that. The reality, however, makes sense - families, war, inheritance - always…