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Blood brothers

Today is Brother 1’s 60th birthday. It doesn’t seem that long ago that the above photo was taken, in the early 1960s. He is on the right, Brother 2 in the natty bow tie on the left, myself in the … Continue reading

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Ghosts and spirits (object 33)

I have recently started a new job with a charity that supplies books to developing countries in Africa. It’s a very exciting post that will involve some travel, and I am reminded of my previous visit to that continent. In 2010 … Continue reading

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