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laura bridgeman
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laura bridgeman Apr 17
Corbyn thinking abolishing will cover up his failings around is like thinking Scream If You Wanna Go Faster will cover up her first solo album Schizophonic. Not. Possible. Sometimes the British public are elephants. 🐘🐘
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laura bridgeman Apr 15
Replying to @lisacoia @SkyNews
So sad tonight - someone alikened it to Windsor Castle fire (not at all - religiously, historically, culturally, geographically etc.)
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The Washington Post Apr 15
Replying to @washingtonpost
Here's the layout of Notre Dame Cathedral. The exterior structure of the monument has been preserved, according to officials
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laura bridgeman Apr 15
“It’s a beautiful thing. It’s a living thing.” A journalist on who lives opposite the cathedral
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Southbank Centre Literature Apr 15
In an exclusive UK event, this July acclaimed writer Maggie Nelson discusses her electrifying body of work. Members get priority booking from Wednesday:
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laura bridgeman Apr 15
Add to that heterosexual and middle aged. Most of my students have NEVER heard of Ian McEwan.
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Tribeca Apr 14
"I want to enjoy every minute [of life] and use the wisdom that I’ve accrued whilst acknowledging my fallibility and the continuance of all sorts of foolishness. It’s so enjoyable to be alive in this state." Happy birthday to queen Emma Thompson, a genius of limitless talents! ✨
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laura bridgeman Apr 14
Finally saw made with such restraint and power. Chilling, nuanced performance by . Well done and for investing. Spare, impactful storytelling. 🎯
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laura bridgeman Apr 14
Great to see 4 star review of this homeshot doc A Deal With The Universe. I caught it’s premiere. It’s playing all this week on general release. So good....
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laura bridgeman Apr 14
Favourite Play Alert - starts checking ticket prices to New York ✈️
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laura bridgeman Apr 13
I’ve been marking student papers all day. Just now my neighbour, played the score for . Suddenly, the percentages of the Advanced Creative Writing have evaporated. The Bridport Songbird’s done it again🔥🔥 Is the show COMPLETELY sold out?
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The Nobel Prize Apr 13
"Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better" Irish novelist and playwright Samuel Beckett was born in Dublin, 1906. He was awarded the 1969 Nobel Prize in Literature.
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laura bridgeman Apr 13
“Pain cannot lie. It is the most honest thing there is.” Congrats on all the writers on the shortlist - Such a strong collection stories for our student reading list? 🌟🌟
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laura bridgeman Apr 12
was sexually daring, had a unique bond with her sister, loathed her stepmother, slept with a priest, was lonely, chaotic, grief-stricken, Guinea-pig owning but ALWAYS relatable & ALWAYS funny. She was great value. I’d invite her to dinner.
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laura bridgeman Apr 11
Marking student papers: “A scene in a battlefield is more important than a scene in a shop.” Thank you for quoting A Room of One’s Own. Gender based writing STILL gets marginalised (chick lit, chick flick) 90 years on 🔚
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laura bridgeman Apr 11
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laura bridgeman Apr 11
“They stand next to you, they’re living, they’re warm they clearly have feelings... they are not children, they are dogs.“ ❤️❤️❤️ T Thank you for the section on 🐕 🐕 🐕 So broody now. Starting my day in streaming tears.
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laura bridgeman Apr 10
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laura bridgeman Apr 10
Chris - as tempting as it looks, I won’t be eating it. I’m vegetarian 😉
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