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Margaret McGoverne
Word obsessed tea boozer, writer, mum, walker in high lonely places, cat servant, vegetarian.
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Margaret McGoverne 17h
Some great clapbacks from Gove during the no confidence debate
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Margaret McGoverne Jan 8
For eighteen months I’ve been going head to head in an intense word game with a colleague; just me, Colin and
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Margaret McGoverne Jan 8
Replying to @JPellegrini1983
Jay Gatsby, Pip, Bilbo Baggins, Sherlock Holmes 🕵️‍♀️, Scout Finch, Hannibal Lecter, Bigwig the rabbit!
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Margaret McGoverne Jan 8
Poem of the Month – The Journey, by Mary Oliver
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Margaret McGoverne Jan 6
Replying to @SolemnPhiz
The Gormenghast Trilogy by Melvyn Peake isn’t only long, the descriptive passages can be really extra, but so worth a read, it’s in a class of its own.
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Margaret McGoverne Jan 6
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Margaret McGoverne Jan 2
Forget my budget woes at work, I’ll just cry and power London single handed...Scientists Can Now Transform Stress into Electricity
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Margaret McGoverne Jan 1
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Damien Owens Dec 31
Irish Film Classifications G: Grand PG: Mostly grand but sure you know yourself 12: Might be a bit of shifting 15: Shifting, implied riding, lads getting a box in the mouth, a few bad words 18: Riding, young wans in the nip, heads blew clean off, and the LANGUAGE out of them
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Margaret McGoverne Dec 31
This is a post I wrote on my family history blog in July that I meant to crosspost sooner; it's a short musing on food and language in Northern Ireland, both important...
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Margaret McGoverne Dec 29
Hi constant reader, I'm still here, in case you were wondering; I took a summer/autumn hiatus from all things writing; my creative outlets were limited to completing a drawing course,...
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Margaret McGoverne Nov 30
I’m trying to apply the hot deals voucher code for November but your site says it’s expired, can you help please?
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Frances Caballo, Online Book Marketing Aug 20
Love this, don't you?
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Margaret McGoverne Aug 2
Retweeted LBMarket (): We are launching our first Vintage & Collectors Market – an eclectic market of quirky vintage, retro & collectables. To keep up to date, take a look at the event info:...
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LBMarket Aug 2
We are launching our first Vintage & Collectors Market – an eclectic market of quirky vintage, retro & collectables. To keep up to date, take a look at the event info:
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Margaret McGoverne Jul 30
This isn't really about the Jamison family history, but it's about a serious subject nonetheless; the relationship between NI and its chip shops. On...
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Margaret McGoverne Jul 26
I talked about the most recent picture I had of the family garage on the Shore Road, Belfast in a previous post ; the picture from the 1950's was sourced from the...
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Margaret McGoverne Jul 19
Fingers crossed, my story‘s made the Summer 2018 long-list...
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Margaret McGoverne Jun 15
Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one's lifetime." -Mark Twain
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Margaret McGoverne Jun 15
Today is and I’m raising awareness about the plight of working animals abroad. I’m a supporter of and the amazing work they do to improve the welfare of working animals x<3 )...
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