Monthly Archives: September 2011

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Review: The King’s Speech

This is going to be a rave review. The King’s Speech is a superbly written, acted, directed and edited movie. As someone with deficiencies in speaking to people, I identified greatly with King George. Public speaking being the world’s biggest … Continue reading

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Byredo Blanche

Aptly named, Blanche by Byredo calls to mind piles and piles of white powder… laundry detergent powder. Never had the word soapy┬áresonated so swiftly from the first sniff. At first a bar of soap, Blanche develops into laundry detergent that … Continue reading

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Decadent Publishing: Calls for Submission

Decadent Publishing is actively seeking stories that fit our new Honor Guard line. The Honor Guard line is composed of contemporary multi-national romance stories with a heat level of 3-5 and word count between 10k-30k. Setting: US embassies around the … Continue reading

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Sweet dreams are made of these

Review of sorts: The Princess and the Frog, Tangled, Gnomeo and Juliet Summer is over and I breathe a sigh of relief as my son returns to school, ceasing aggravated nerves and boredom that had marked the summer of 2011. … Continue reading

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Review: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Movie)

You know how people say “funny but not funny ha ha”, with a degree of self-consciousness and momentary inarticulacy to mean “odd”? The movie “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” felt that way to me – that it drives the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Kiss of Snow

All good things should come to an end Singh, Nalini. Kiss of Snow. London: Hachette. 2011. Waning interest in the Psy-Changeling series meant it was quite some time before I got around to reading the latest installment, the most-eagerly anticipated … Continue reading

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