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likesofme

Here's a list of things that I like,
things I am thinking about,
things I am reading,
things that I've bought.
Things.

I like change

The saying “This too shall pass” can be interpreted in multiple ways. It can be comforting when times are bad, or a reminder to appreciate when times are good. It […]

I like sugar

I love Haigh’s chocolate, but other than that my diet has always been pretty low in sugar – till I stopped the booze. When I first stopped drinking alcohol (due […]

I accept

I can’t say that I am good at accepting things as they are. Like a toddler, I want to stamp my foot. I want someone else’s life. Someone else’s body. […]

I love Nanette

Oh my God. Nanette by Hannah Gadsby is life changing. I watched it yesterday and have felt winded ever since. It made me realise how much cultural bullying I have […]

I like myself

Despite being so very very old, I feel like I am only beginning to understand myself. I have been reading Alain de Botton’s book Status Anxiety, which I found at […]

I like reading

In an attempt to get back into reading, I have decided to go back and read my favourite books. My childhood favourite – The Dark is Rising – is a […]