It’s good to get out. From behind your laptop. Of your flat. Of your comfort zone. As a writer (or anyone else who enjoys creating stuff), it’s healthy to see other people’s worlds – to see life through other people’s eyes. Aged ten, I was a bit of a gamer. Consoles. Nintendo – SNES, N64,…

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Raymond thought we should drink too much of it at least twice a year, just on principle. Truman used it to get through the writing of one of his most challenging novels. While Jack, a Catholic, planned to employ it as a suicide aid. Me? I just thought it’d make for a good creative writing…

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Every cloud has a silver lining. Something always turns up. And how true that was for our Ben when he was made redundant ten years ago. Without that redundancy, we might not have the Afia we know and love today. Ben told us his story at the opening of Afia’s 10th birthday bash last week…

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