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Hip, thigh and sanity workout

  I have had a splendid weekend! I used to LARP a lot. For those of you who don’t know what that means, it’s a grown-up version of playing cowboys and Indians. At university, a friend of mine once defined … Continue reading

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The skinny

I have fallen in with a group of disreputable types; not only LARPers such as I have known and loved (and been) for years, but…contemporary LARPers! They don’t even have the excuse of wanting to wear cloaks. What they do … Continue reading

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Black Mitten and the Haunted Nuts #4

Part 3 The door stood slightly ajar, held in place by a tangle of vines and leaves. Kali set her shoulder to the timber and shoved hard, opening the way enough to stroll through. She paused briefly to brush the … Continue reading

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Dinner doodle: haunted house.

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Black Mitten and the Haunted Nuts #2

Part 1   Kali carefully counted up the words that she understood and the words that she didn’t and was satisfied that there were more of the former than of the latter. The ones she understood included ‘payment’, ‘property’ and … Continue reading

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Poacher’s Folly

I’ve been known to write the odd story. In an attempt to make it look like I have something to post, I shall occasionally put up an old one here. They’re mostly ghostly tales and this one is no exception. … Continue reading

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