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Adapting to adaptations

Aren't you filled with joy each time you come across a movie you love watching as much as you loved reading the book it's based on? Read more

The highs and lows of reading biographies

The biography genre and I have a love-hate relationship. It's very rewarding to read an illuminating account of a famous life but it is also madly frustrating when the most interesting questions about that life... Read more

Is real estate lingo for real?

It's probably fair to say that the majority of residential real estate agents are good at their jobs. They know their local market inside out, they help buyers find the right house and they work... Read more

When an Austrian becomes an Australian

In a scene from the movie, Dumb and Dumber, the Jim Carrey character pulls up at a bus stop to ask an attractive young woman for directions. Read more

Flying south for the summer

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Chilling out in Dunedin

The end of this month is D-Day, when Waxeye Writing and I pack our bags and move to the Edinburgh of the South Pacific, Dunedin. Read more

Latin Lovers...when to say yes and when to say no

Not many people these days studied Latin at school, and even fewer studied it at University. But for those who remember the days of chalky gym slips and Latin mistresses, using deliberately incorrect Latin can... Read more