First day back and I have already eaten my lunch. By lunch time, I had also eaten my pride. There is this rather stiffly-mannered man who fulfils the role of deputy head. In another life he would have been a clerk of a batman (not the one with Robin). He has been getting on my... Continue Reading →
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Read-After-Burnout-com-Adventures-ebook/dp/B07DQXPGGS 5.0 out of 5 starsEveryone in Teaching should read this!25 February 2019Format: Kindle EditionFor those of us in the profession and of a certain age this rings so true. A beautifully crafted read, it plays on all your emotions; one moment you are laughing out loud, the next moment may take you to a... Continue Reading →
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Read-After-Burnout-com-Adventures-ebook/dp/B07DQXPGGS 5.0 out of 5 stars Original, funny and sad all rolled into one18 June 2018I came across this author via the blogging world and I was so impressed with his writing that I decided to buy his book and I'm really happy that I did! It is the story of a teacher, his family... Continue Reading →
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Podrall sat in the thick air of the flat trying not to breath in too deeply. Flowers had called him and asked for his presence. Joel Podrall, who never was one to jump to anyone’s will, immediately made his way to the flat. As usual, the door was ajar when he arrived. As usual, he... Continue Reading →
They sat on the Terrace and many of the fishermen made fun of the old man and he was not angry. Others, of the older fishermen, looked at him and were sad. But they did not show it and they spoke politely about the current and the depths they had drifted their lines at and... Continue Reading →
Bad food is made without pride, by cooks who have no pride, and no love. Bad food is made by chefs who are indifferent, or who are trying to be everything to everybody, who are trying to please everyone... Bad food is fake food... food that shows fear and lack of confidence in people's ability... Continue Reading →