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Margaret Nelson
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Attended Waterloo Park Grammar School for Girls
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You couldn't make it up.
Saudi Arabia is reportedly planning to make a bid to head the United Nations' Human Rights Council, in a move that has been described as the "final nail in the coffin for the credibility" of the HRC.
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Birdsong
I recorded the birds singing in my garden this evening.
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Sparrows
Several people, when arriving at my house at around tea-time, have commented about the birdsong. Opening their car doors, they're suddenly overwhelmed by the sparrows' commotion, perched in the hedge and shrubs. The birds especially like the thorny pyrocant...
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Been on BBC Radio Suffolk, talking about DIY humanist weddings. Listen from 40 minutes in.
Faith news and interviews, plus great Sunday morning music.
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The height of fashion
Nicola Sturgeon's shoes According to a study by the Université de Bretagne-Sud , "men behave more favourably towards a woman if she is wearing high-heeled shoes," concluding that "high heels make women more beautiful". Sociologist Jean-Claude Kaufmann claim...
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Three hours well spent. Slow TV. I loved it.
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'As Rachel Maddow, the televison host of the MSNBC said: “Here’s the thing about rights – they’re not actually supposed to be voted on. That’s why there’re called rights.”'
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Elegant letters
If you're not a graphic or web designer, you may not think about the design of the words you're reading. I did Fine Art at college, so typography wasn't part of my course. It's only been since I got a PC and have done some freelance design that I've got to ...
If you're not a graphic or web designer, you may not think about the design of the words you're reading. I did Fine Art at college, so typography wasn't part of my course. It's only been since I got a PC and have done some fr...
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The times they are a-changin'
I read in the Guardian that we have more LGB MPs than anywhere else , which is good. The article referred to the 1997 election, when Stephen Twigg was elected. It says, "Stephen Twigg was gay – a 'practising homosexual', to use a formula still popular at th...
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Art lovers' heaven
Thoroughly enjoyed Frederick Wiseman's three-hour film on BBC Four about The National Gallery , with no narration and no music, part of the Slow TV season. You have 29 days to see it on iPlayer. Although I did Art History at college (I did a Diploma in Art ...
Thoroughly enjoyed Frederick Wiseman's three-hour film on BBC Four about The National Gallery, with no narration and no music, part of the Slow TV season. You have 29 days to see it on iPlayer. Although I did Art History at c...
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There are about 7,000 - 8,000 Kurdish women in the YPJ, fighting ISIS. Brave and determined, they're reversing gender roles and forcing cultural change.
The fight against ISIS has consumed Iraq and Syria. Many women have answered the call to try and roll back the terrorists' forces, including this all-women group called the YPJ. #womenslives
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Many and various, but you can't afford them.
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    full-time layabout., 2012 - present
    Been busy being ill for 27 years.
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Female
Other names
Flash.
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Opinionated procrastinator, quite creative, hates humbug. Can be bossy.
Introduction
Draws, paints, writes, takes photos, potters in the garden, and avoids housework.

In some circles I have a reputation for knowing everything and always being right. This is hard to live up to, so make allowances.
Education
  • Waterloo Park Grammar School for Girls
  • Exeter College of Art
    Fine Art
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