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Feel like a failure
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Feel like a failure

Books help me articulate my thoughts. Sometimes though they take me to dark places. Recently, I bought “Vanished kingdoms”. Written by the historian Norman Davies, this is a romantic evocation of lost European history. Steve Latham Davies delves into the stories of countries which have disappeared into history; places like […]

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Consumer culture

When we were busy, and had money, we got in the habit of ordering our groceries on the net and having it delivered by van. Many of the supermarkets do this now. Steve Latham It’s an additional £5 for the delivery. But we didn’t consider it a lot to pay, […]