Tag Archives: Tablet

A pair of Lorgnettes with a story to tell

 I am a very firm believer in the power of an inanimate object’s ability to bring with it a story from the past. Now take this wonderful pair of lorgnettes – I wish you could hold the faded green leather … Continue reading

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Collectables

We are very fortunate here in Sherborne to have an independent bookshop – and not just an independent book shop but an award winning independent bookshop at that. Winstone’s was crowned Independent Bookshop of the Year in the British Book … Continue reading

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iPad photography workshop

I was keen to try one of Anne King’s courses and so I signed up for ‘iPad Photography and Other Stuff’ to be held at the Digby Hall in Sherborne. There were eight of us attending and Anne gave us … Continue reading

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What is a smartphone?

Do you remember the remark supposedly made by an out of touch judge ‘who are the Beatles?’ The unknowing can feel much the same in many circumstances when it is assumed that everyone knows what a smartphone is or what … Continue reading

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Join me on a journey

I was thinking of starting a blog and just as I was coming to a decision on what sort of direction my proposed blog should take a newspaper article caught my eye and in it the writer was bemoaning the … Continue reading

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