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Ooshie

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  1. Happy New Year everybody - it's a while since I have been by but the new year seemed a good time to return! x

    1. poppyshake

      poppyshake

      Happy New Year Oosh! xx

    2. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      Thanks, poppyshake, hope 2016 is good to you! x

       

  2. Received the copy of The String Diaries that I won in the BCF competition today - it looks great! :)

    1. Inver

      Inver

      Got mine yesterrday...:)

    2. Michelle

      Michelle

      I loved it - really grabbed me :)

       

  3. Thank you very much for the birthday wishes everyone - the electricity has just come on for the first time since Friday morning so apologies for the late reply! :) x

    1. Athena

      Athena

      I wasn't online for a few days, happy (belated) birthday!!

    2. chaliepud

      chaliepud

      Happy birthday Ooshie, hope it's not been too miserable there x

    3. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      Thanks! It was certainly the coldest birthday I have ever had; radiators are on at full now :)x

  4. Just found out student son in hospital - due to pic of him in hospital gown on twitter!

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    2. Eleonora

      Eleonora

      Hope he's well.

    3. Kidsmum

      Kidsmum

      Kids eh!!! Don't they give you grey hair:(

    4. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      He has a test at uni on Monday so not coming this weekend. But coming weekend after that which is my birthday, yay! Hoping he might be better by then. thanks everyone for your good wishes.xx

  5. Happy Birthday, Laura, I hope you are having a great day :) x

  6. Got a bad cold. Or, can women get manflu? :(

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    2. Athena

      Athena

      I hope you feel better soon!

    3. chaliepud

      chaliepud

      Hop enough feel better soon, I have a cold too so can sympathise, though not a bad one luckily!

    4. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      Thanks everybody! Thank goodness for balm tissues, I say :)

  7. Happy birthday, Steve, hope you have a great time :) x

  8. Have had to stop reading The Woman in Black. Last night I found a lamp on that I hadn't switched on, and when I unplugged it...it stayed on! :o

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    2. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      I will try that next time! I plugged it in again and when I unplugged it for the second time, it consented to go out. :)

    3. frankie

      frankie

      That's really creepy :D Remember to mention that in the RC thread :))

    4. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      It felt really creepy! :D But I'm looking forward to feeling brave enough to go back to a ghostly tale...

  9. Happy Birthday vodkafan, hope you have had a lovely day :) x

  10. Happy 18th birthday to my lovely son! :)

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    2. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      Thanks, bree and chaliepud! He came home on Friday from uni and left to go back this afternoon, but it was great to see him on his birthday! :)x

    3. Maureen

      Maureen

      Happy birthday! :)

       

    4. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      Thanks Maureen, he has just posted a pic of himself on Twitter and seems to be having a good time! :)

       

  11. A couple of chapters into my first book on a Kindle...

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    2. poppyshake

      poppyshake

      Never ever forget ;)

    3. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      I fear I may never be able to poppyshake, whether I want to or not... ;)

    4. poppyshake

      poppyshake

      Yes we should have another support meeting .. it's obviously been too long ;)

  12. My son goes back to uni tomorrow. I feel worse than when he first went away in September! :(

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    2. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      Thanks, poppyshake, I definitely need them! x

    3. Chrissy

      Chrissy

      It is a tough one isn't it? But you have done great in enabling your boy to be independent enough to go to Uni. Big Hugs. X

    4. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      That's what I consoled myself with in September! Thanks for reminding me, Chrissy:)x

  13. A bt late, but - Merry Christmas, everybody! I hope you had a nice day :)

    1. Devi

      Devi

      better late than never! Merry christmas to you too!

    2. poppyshake

      poppyshake

      Merry Christmas Oosh xx

    3. Chrissy

      Chrissy

      Or maye you're just being truly early for next year. : D

  14. Happy Birthday, hope you are having a great time :)

  15. Happy Birthday, Nollaig, hope you are having a great day! :)

  16. Happy Birthday, pickle, hope you are having a great day :) x

  17. Received my edition of Best New SF 25 today, from the BCF prize draw. Can't wait for the chance to get started on it. Thanks for organising the draw, Michelle:)

    1. Michelle

      Michelle

      Your welcome - I hope you enjoy it.

       

    2. vodkafan

      vodkafan

      Did you get my PM Michelle? I got my book too thank you.

    3. Michelle

      Michelle

      I did VF, sorry if I forgot to reply. Hope you enjoy too :)

       

  18. My mum been very ill last few weeks, pneumonia and multiple organ failure, she is improving but have just heard she will need her foot amputated. Poor Mum.

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    2. vodkafan

      vodkafan

      Sorry that your mum is so poorly Ooshie

    3. poppyshake

      poppyshake

      I'm so sorry Oosh. Sending love to you all xx

    4. Ooshie

      Ooshie

      Thanks very much, your good wishes are all very much appreciated.x

  19. Happy Easter to all at BCF:)

    1. Inver

      Inver

      And to you too

  20. Happy New Year, everyone! :)

  21. Merry Christmas, everybody! x

  22. Hey, good to see you visit, JCW! How are you doing?

  23. Happy birthday, hope you have had a lovely day! :)

  24. Happy Birthday, I hope you have had a lovely day! :)

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