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Toni Kent
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Freelancer, writer, corporate escapee, wife, mother and ludicrous buffoon
Freelancer, writer, corporate escapee, wife, mother and ludicrous buffoon

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Oh Boy
It is bedtime.  And your limbs are heavy. "Carry me Mummy." I lift you and you curl your arms around my neck, gentle fingers not quite intertwined.  You rest your hot cheek against my shoulder.  Your breath against my neck. Your hair is tufted, rearranged w...

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Do you like #hiphop ?  Do you like #waitrose ?  You do?  Then you're probably a Middle Class Gangsta ;)  #poetry  

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Middle Class Gangsta
I'm cruising in to town the traffic's bumper to bumper I got Jigsaw jeans, I got a Boden jumper The kids are in the back, my boy's a little prankster We're off to Waitrose - yeah I'm a middle-class gangsta I've got style in the aisle in my Dubarry boots I'm...

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Reasons to be Cheerful, Part Two
Coming soon to a bookshelf near you...the return of Reasons to be Cheerful! Image (c) Tony Cocks Well frankly it's about bloody time!  Reasons to be Cheerful, Part Two is now officially underway with the sending of a sample chapter to my lovely proofreader....

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What You Should Know About Carol Services
You know when you think you're just going to hear a few carols being sung by your child's class and it turns out to be a full blown church service?  That's precisely what happened to me recently.  Perhaps the fact it was held in an abbey should have alerted...

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If you're part of a #womeninbusiness   #networking  group, you need never be short on gift ideas..... #poetry  

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A Networking Christmas
Is Christmas making you queasy? Are festivities making you frown? Athena makes gift shopping easy And avoids all the trauma of town Buy your brother-in-law a nice back rub Buy your aunty an intimate wax Treat the family to a great photoshoot Help your in-la...

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Are you a #copywriter? If you're not using LinkedIn then you could be missing out. Here's why LinkedIn works for writers: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/why-linkedin-works-writers-toni-kent?trk=pulse_spock-articles

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If I'm honest, I wanted my son to choose rugby over football, but it seems I'm going to have to embrace both #rugby  #football #parenting #mumsofboys

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Why I'm Learning to Love Football
I'll confess, I wasn't keen on my son getting 'into' football.  This makes me a traitor to my upbringing where football was the sport of choice and rugby was for "posh kids" or fat retired policemen.  I liked Chelsea because my dad supported them, but my mu...
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