Grateful Last Update 2018!

The last day of the year is not to pass without a quick post from me. Stealing a minute while my mum is jeans shopping with her grandson and granddaughter, I can finally reply to all those lovely Christmas wishes I received over the last week! I am sorry that I never even replied to…

Happy Christmas, All!

The tree has been put up, the little appreciation gifts handed in to my favourite two employees in the local supermarket. The husband and I have sneaked out for a quick, secret cappuccino while my mum is having some quiet time, and while all is still still, I am taking the opportunity to wish you…

The Iron Age of Blogging Has Just Begun

It appears that congratulations are in order. As usual, if it weren’t for automated reminders, I would miss my anniversaries. I am always amazed when I see sentimental posts on Twitter, celebrating “four years ago I saw The Crucible for the first time” or “this day five years ago I was at The Hobbit premiere”.…

The Fan A to Z – #P

After a week and a half abstaining, I had a lovely comment bts today from Michele that motivated me to go back to blogging. I dropped out last week because I first needed some time to finally get the custom RAPS done that had been bought at the RA birthday auction – and then I…

The Fan A to Z – #K

[New week, new me, new post] K – Have you met RA? Where? Have you got a photo to share? And what did you say to him? Have I met RA? Well, let’s just say I have been in the vicinity of the man. “To meet” to me implies that you actually exchange words in…

The Fan A to Z – #G

G – How long have you been in the fandom, and how has your attitude to the fandom changed in that time? When is the time that you are “legitimately” *in* the fandom? My first posts happened  on tumblr, at the end of April 2012. Wow, six years – that’s an age… But the initial…