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Amy McPherson
“Not all those who wander are lost.” — J. R. R. Tolkien
“Not all those who wander are lost.” — J. R. R. Tolkien
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Dealing with writer's block #amwriting

Some days, words just flow. I can produce a thousand word copy in an hour, and will have plenty of time to review and edit it before my deadline. Today was one of those days that I’ve lost the words, the sentences and pretty much spent three hours…

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Cafe #Dogs & #Cats: the world's first #catcafe is in #Taipei!

I don’t deny I have issues. I have compulsive urge to click [BOOK] on travel websites, the idea of spending any free days at home generates a nervous twitch in the eye. Then there’s the issue of cats. My own, and other cats. Any cat that comes my way gets…

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The night markets are the essence of Taiwanese culture. The markets are on everyday and is where you’ll get a feel of the diversity of food and games of this fascinating country. However, what exactly do you do at a night market? Eat everything from…

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Celebrating the tradition of #LunarNewYear in modern #Taipei, #Taiwan! #chinesenewyear #travel

It was with much persuasion and parental bullying (just kidding mum and dad!) that we flew the 17 hours to Taipei to celebrate Lunar New Year (or, more commonly known as Chinese New Year). I was born in Taipei, but left to grow up in Australia at the age…

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Finding peace and quiet in #London. #visitLondon #slowtravel

Tourists generally come to London and spend a few days battling crowds of their own kind in and around the major attractions: Westminster Abbey, the Big Ben, London Eye, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, the entire strip down Regent Street from Piccadilly…

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A bit late, but here's a #review of @HotelCubo in #Ljubljana, #Slovenia!

Stayed: 3 nights, 6 – 9 October 2016 Room: Standard double room Price paid: €380.00, includes breakfast When we visited the capital city of Slovenia, we didn’t want to stay in just another chain hotel. We wanted something boutique, something a little…

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#Writing exercise: what is your #novel about? #amwriting

Time for another writing exercise. Late last year, I had announced that I am taking the Novel in a Year challenge. As part of this journey I am doing little writing exercises to improve my creative writing craft as well as to keep track of my own…

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My favourite bus routes in #London to explore with! #travel #visitLondon

I have always been a big advocate for public transport, whether at home, or on the road. Public transport to me, is a way to travel and to experience a place like those who live there. We are always complaining about being treated like tourists wherever…
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