STORIES: LEARNING

Jobs For The Girls

December 18th, 2019|

"Get a job with a pension" was the plea of Alan Pickering's' parents. He did. He became a pensions guru. Someone has to do it and [...]

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The Roar of the Crowd

September 8th, 2019|

I had a funny turn last week. I don’t know what came over me. Well, I do. I got cross and there is no point in [...]

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Your Point Is?

August 11th, 2019|

There's been a great thread on #Twitter about pointless #Braille. Can there be such a thing? Yes, but should the question be; in the digital age [...]

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The Dog Ate My Glasses

April 21st, 2019|

I discovered I might be wearing the wrong reading glasses.  I might have been wearing the wrong prescription for more than a decade.  I've been using [...]

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Put Your Foot Down

April 14th, 2019|

The Plumber was moaning about the cost of running a car. I told him that this was something outside my experience. He told me that his [...]

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In Case of Emergencies

March 10th, 2019|

Middle age can be a productive time in a woman's life. Who knows what the meaning of productive is. Is being productive the same as being [...]

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What’s Happening Now?

February 24th, 2019|

“Coleette” was showing at the flicks, so a couple of friends and I found ourselves navigating our way around an enormous windswept rooftop car park in [...]

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The World in Bits

February 3rd, 2019|

Only very recently did I take my first tentative steps into the world of social media. It's a mine field. It's like the girl with the [...]

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