Category Archives: Kindle

Export Highlights From Your Kindle

I highlight a lot on my kindle, particularly when I’m researching a particular topic or just to highlight particularly inspiring passages for future reference. Now there’s a great “new” feature on Kindle which now allows you to directly export your … Continue reading

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First Quarter Review 2016

Each year for the past few years I’ve been doing a year end review; books I’ve read, films/tv programmes I’ve watched and other things related to work and the allotment. You can read the end of 2015 here, if you’re … Continue reading

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My Review of 2015

As 2015 winds its way into 2016, I thought I would sit and review a few bits of my year. Work On the work front it’s been a significant year for me. About 12 months ago, I was working out … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Summers Past

In just under four weeks, I’ll have had my last day in my current job, two weeks after that is my last contractual day. I’ve obviously been thinking a lot about what happens next. My plan (barring a job offer) … Continue reading

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Twenty Four And Counting

This is my fourth year of undertaking GoodReads Reading Challenge. Each year I’ve set out to read a certain number of books in the year. Each year I’ve read less than the previous year. This year my target is at … Continue reading

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My Twenty Minute Rule & My Fifty Page Rule

How often do you start reading a book or watching a movie and you just can’t get into the story / plot. This has happened to me more times than I can remember, and over the years I’ve developed a … Continue reading

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Out today… The House of Dolls

I’m really looking forward to reading David’s latest book. Amsterdam = a city that I know relatively well, but am expecting to discover in a whole new set of ways. Pieter Vos = a new series character. I love a … Continue reading

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