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I prefer the term childlike to childish, it had a more mature ring to it. To me I'm me. Determined, understanding with a little bit of a temper. I'm married and have children. I also have a brother and two sisters, I work in a school with various kids who need a little extra help, one way or another. And to all those people I imagine that I'm someone slightly different, depending on their needs. Once you read me I will become, to you, who you need me to be.

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Flint Lockwood.

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Hmm… So I guess this means: do I stand solidly in people’s way or do I attract people to me? Of course, my translation could be wrong… Anyway, as life isn’t black and white the answer is both. W...


What gives me a feeling of success? Usually the little things, for example, I’ve created a window seat/reading nook in my living room using an ikea kallax 1x4 shelf that I have laid on its side ...


So, according to the prompt I have a new job. It’s my dream job. Full contract has been signed and we’re good to go. At this point I discover that the ceo is someone I hate. What is the back stor...


If I won an award, what would it be for and what would my Speech be. Hmmm… Well, I like to think I’m not bad at doing lots of things. Not an expert but pretty good. I read the phrase Jack of all ...


I’m a tour guide and have to ensure someone has the bestest time and have the goodest memories EVAH!! So, where would I be and what memories would I hope to leave them with? I’ve done the old tou...


Not so much a story as setting a scene. Today the prompt said to write a story with the words: barrage, revolutionary, golden, scar and research. With a barrage of hate filled spew, the vitriolic...


If I could go to an alternative timeline or reality, where would it be? I could go all political and serious on your arses but this isn’t friends only and could suck in all sorts of effwits and t...


I was pondering today’s question: who makes a good role model for both males and females. I decided I knew the best place to find an answer so, on the walk to school this morning, I asked my youn...


If a film was made of my life, what genre would it be and who would play me? Well, I’m not being funny but I’ve been around for (almost (in four weeks exactly) 48 years and my life has been throu...


A letter written to me by someone who doesn’t like me. Dear Miss, Why you always having a go at me man? Just coz the school says we isn’t supposed to climb the trees. Just coz that stupid kid fel...


“People would think that I’m exaggerating, but until…” … They invented a time machine, they would never know the truth. You see, when I was 23, I left all that I knew. I left my hometown, my fam...


Are there any public holidays on my birthday and if there are, would I celebrate them? As all my long term friends know, I’m still appalled that my birthday hasn’t been made into an international...


Today’s prompt is, essentially, how would you sack someone… If you ran a business and had to close one department, which department and how would you write the letter? Well, as I’m in the middle...


I had forgotten it was here! Allegedly we should create our own survey for you to answer in comments and me to answer as part of the entry. so here goes! You have unlimited money and time. Base...


WHERE: in the bath, which desperately need to be re-enameled (still). Relaxing after a long, tiring but fun day. WEARING: hey, I’m in the bath dudes!! Three blister plasters (half marathon injury...


How old will you be in five years? I will be 52, and still behaving slightly immaturely. How tall are you? 5 feet and 6 inches. I was very tall at school and really wished that I was smaller. t...


Yes, T was supposed to return on Thursday but I went to pick her up (from the Brecon Beacons) today. She didn’t want to stay any more. sigh.


Also known as Home Alone. Me, that is. In my house (actually garden) with no one else here. Not a single. other. person. Well, there are the cats but they’re draped in shady, cool spots inside. ...


As long as you don’t mind if I don’t answer!! Thinking of my running memoirs - what would you like to know about my running: past, present or future that I could write about? Ta!!


Stolen survey - Age: 47 and a half. B- Biggest Fear: Losing T to her demons and losing L in amongst helping T all we can. C- Current Time: 8:44am D- Drink you last had: Sainsbury own Kenyan fai...


It started on Monday (as weeks often do) with L saving a shot on goal at the beginning of her football training session. I arrived at the pitch with ten minutes to go and noticed that she was hol...


Rich and I love going to gigs, nowadays it’s only a few times a year and, this past Friday, was an utterly awesome gig. We first saw The Correspondents at Womad in 2012. L had just turned 4 and T...


…Cross posting. I don’t know where to write or if to write. I keep opening a ‘write’ box, over here and over there, then leaving it hovering, waiting and impatient, feeling used and impotent. B...


So where are we going next guys? Back to OD? On to somewhere new? 😞


So where are we going next guys? Back to OD? On to somewhere new? 😞